Update: f(x)’s Krystal And Jang Dong Yoon Confirmed For Military Drama
Updated January 30 KST:
On January 30, a source from OCN shared that the three actors were confirmed to star in “Search” (literal title). While the drama is predicted to air in the second half of 2020, the source stated that the drama’s broadcasting schedule had not been decided yet.
It was reported that f(x)’s Krystal and Jang Dong Yoon will be the leads in an upcoming OCN military drama.
On January 16, Ilgan Sports reported that Krystal and Jang Dong Yoon were the leads for OCN’s new drama “Search” (literal title).
According to the report, “Search” is a survival story about a search party that battles against monstrous creatures. It will highlight the heartwarming bond between the members of the search party as they struggle to escape the demilitarized zone together. The story begins as a military dog handler who’s only a month away from his discharge date gets seconded to the search party and encounters a monster in the demilitarized zone.
Ilgan Sports states that Krystal will play Son Ye Rim, an elite army officer who has a secret behind her birth. A former member of the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps, lieutenant Song Ye Rim is an operations officer of the chemical, biological, and radiological warfare unit under direct control by the military headquarters of the western front. As someone with outstanding stamina and intelligence, she is always burning with the desire to win at everything she does.
Jang Dong Yoon will reportedly be taking on the role of Goo Dong Jin, a military dog handler affiliated with a commando regiment of the western front’s military headquarters. Everything begins when the military dog he’s in charge of deserts the army while he’s on detached duty.
The drama will be directed by Im Dae Woong of the films “My Teacher” and “Horror Stories.”
Watch Jang Dong Yoon in “The Tale of Nokdu” with English subtitles here!
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