A remake of the series in very different languages and countries caught the eye of many. Nowadays, remakes are also trending, be it movies or series. The remake was adapted in several other languages. It is also done by creating several new previous series in the same language. One of the remakes coming soon as Kdrama is Undercover. The drama series finds its inspiration from the UK-based series of the same name. Now, the whole series will be set in a whole new different platform apart from the storyline and character names. Tell us so far about the remake of the Undercover Kdrama series.
Undercover: Release Date
Undercover is an upcoming crime thriller drama from South Korea that will premiere on the original network JTBC. The BBC is the creator of this series based on the 2016 James Hawes and Peter Moffat miniseries of the same name. The original series aired from April 3 to May 15, 2016 on the BBC One original network. It is exciting news that this series will be on air soon. Yes, we already have a release date for the Korean remake in disguise. The series is scheduled to premiere from April 16, 2021 to June 5, 2021, and will consist of sixteen episodes. Furthermore, the series will premiere on Fridays and Saturdays every week. Eondeokeobeo is another popular and Korean name of the series.
There are three screenwriters for the Korean remake Undercover, Song Ja-Hoon, Baek Cheol-Hyeon, and Jung Hye-Eun. The director for the drama series is Song Hyeon-Wook, with JTBC as the distributor. There are no revelations about the manufacturer. However, the production companies behind the series are JTBC Studios and Story Tv. Planning for the series took place in April of last year, with casting selections starting from May of the same year. The series is the result of a collaboration between JTBC and BBC which marks their third collaboration.
JTBC Studios executive producer Hyoung Chul Kim, and Story TV executive director Jung Mi Kim said they were trying to get local support to work on the series together with a great producer, cast, and screenwriter. They are also of the view that the remake will find its place among South Korean audiences. Furthermore, BBC Senior Vice President Andre Renaud said that there is a great demand for shops that feature strong female characters. Some of the most famous works that have seen success are The World of Married, which is a local version of Doctor Foster, and The Split. Now, the next line up is Undercover, and the production company is already preparing a famous talent to bring the story to life.
Revelations are already taking place for the official cast who are included in the disguise. The main cast of this series are Ji Jin-Hee, Kim Soo-Jin, Kim Hyun-Joo, Han Go-Eun, and Jung Man-Sik. They each portrayed the roles of Han Jeong-Hyeon, Min Sang-ah, Choi Yeon-Soo, Ko Yoon-Jo, and Do Yeong-Geol. Next, Yeon Woo-Jin, Han Bo-Bae, Han Sun-Wa, Park Gyeong-Ree, and Park Doo-Sik, each portray the young selves of the main characters. The supporting cast includes Yoo Seon-Ho, Choi Dae-Chul, Lee Jae-In, Choi Kwang-II, Park Geung-Hyung, Song Young-Gyu, Park Geun-Hyung, Son Jong-Hak, Kwon Hae-Hyo, Park Gyeong. -Ree, and Lee Seung-Joon. The other supporting cast consists of Lee Han-Wi, Lim Hyung-Guk, Heo Joon-Ho, Cha Sun-Bae, Kang Young-Seok, Kim Young-Dae, Bae Yoon-Kyung, Kim Hye-Jin, Park Jin-Woo- II, and Seo Joon.
One can watch the 2016 miniseries in disguise to know more about the storylines of the Korean remake. However, it will portray the main characters, a husband and wife who struggle against crime and injustice. In addition, the husband is an undercover agent with the National Security Planning Agency. He has a family that keeps his identity secret. Now, revelations also occur in the presence of his wife, who is a lawyer and head of the justice agency. Their relationship as wife and husband will also be tested in the series.
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