Update: Kyungri, Han Go Eun, Yeon Woo Jin, And Han Sun Hwa Confirmed For Korean Remake Of BBC’s “Undercover”
Updated July 14 KST:
Han Go Eun and Kyungri are joining the cast of “Undercover”!
On July 14, their agencies confirmed that the two actresses will be appearing in the new JTBC remake of the BBC series.
A previous unconfirmed report stated that Kyungri will be playing the role of an agent in the National Intelligence Service, and her character is said to be the younger version of actress Han Go Eun‘s character Go Yoon Joo.
On July 9, JTBC announced, “Actors Yeon Woo Jin and Han Sun Hwa are confirmed to appear in ‘Undercover.'”
Based on the BBC series of the same name, “Undercover” (working title) will tell the story of Han Jung Hyun, a man who has been hiding his identity for a long time, and Choi Yeon Soo, a human rights lawyer who becomes the first head of the Senior Civil Servant Corruption Investigations Unit in order to fight for justice.
Yeon Woo Jin and Han Sun Hwa will be playing the younger versions of leads Han Jung Hyun and Choi Yeon Soo respectively, while Ji Jin Hee and Kim Hyun Joo will be playing their present-day counterparts.
JTBC’s “Undercover” is currently scheduled to premiere sometime in early 2021.
Are you excited to see Yeon Woo Jin and Han Sun Hwa in this new remake?
In the meantime, watch Yeon Woo Jin in his latest drama “I Wanna Hear Your Song” below!