Netflix Drops Character Posters For Original Korean Series “Extracurricular”
The teenage crime drama will have its global premiere through the streaming platform in April.
Extracurricular tells the stories of high school students who gets involve in a crime and the consequences they have to face in the aftermath. On March 19, the production unveiled four character art images to introduce the main cast.
Boasting of fresh and young actors to play the lead roles, Extracurricular tapped the services of veteran director Kim Jin Min whose works include Lawless Lawyer, The Time Between Dog and Wolf and Marriage Contract. Teaming up with budding writer Jin Han Sae, who took over the script writing duties, the two created an unconventional and exciting youth-centric drama.
Kim Dong Hee as Oh Ji Soo
Fans of youth oriented Korean dramas are familiar with this young actor’s works. He starred in the web series A-Teen and in mainstream dramas SKY Castle and Itaewon Class. For Extracurricular, Kim will be playing a character that is different from the ones he did. Oh Ji Soo is an outstanding student but will find himself embroiled in a crime.
Jung Da Bin as Seo Min Hee
An established child actress, Jung Da Bin takes on the role of Seo Min Hee. The campus “mean girl”, Min Hee gets somehow involved in Oh Ji Soo’s misdeeds.
Park Ju Hyun as Bae Gyu Ri
Creators of Extracurricular discovered this talented actress who started his acting career starring in independent films and stage plays. In the drama she portrays Bae Gyu Ri, Min Hee’s friend, and just like her, Gyu Ri will also get entangled in Ji Soo’s crime.
Nam Yoon Soo as Ki Tae
Rounding up the main cast of youngsters is Nam Yoon Soo. This model-actor who has several roles in web dramas stars as Ki Tae, Min Hee’s boyfriend and the school’s bully.
The posters are in black and white background. The claw marks on each character image added more intrigue and offered an impactful visuals. The tag line “Some Mistakes Cannot Be Erased” draws interest on how the choices of these students will affect and change their lives.
Extracurricular, Netflix original series will have its global launch on April 29.
Source: Netflix PR