Previously, it was reported that Lee Je Hoon was cast in the drama as its lead. Today, it was announced that Kim Hye Soo and Jo Jin Woong, two of the Korean film industry’s hottest stars, have been cast in the drama as well. This drama will be the first tvN drama for all three actors.
“Signal” will be a mystery fantasy drama about detectives of the present time communicating with a detective of the past through an old walkie to solve unsolved crime cases. It will be directed by “Misaeng” and “Sungkyunkwan Scandal” director Kim Won Seok. The script will be penned by screenwriter Kim Eun Hee, known for writing acclaimed dramas like “Sign,” “Three Days,” and “Ghost.”
“Signal” will premiere in January of 2016.