“Mount Jiri” Gives A Sneak Peek To Its Lead Characters Jun Ji Hyun & Ju Ji Hoon
The cameras are rolling smoothly for highly-anticipated series, Mount Jiri!
With that, the production company unveiled teaser photos of Jun Ji Hyun and Ju Ji Hoon.
Featuring scenes of activities such as rescue operations of visitors by national park ranger, Mount Jiri also highlights the protection of the ecosystem.
Jun Ji Hyun preps to play the role of Seo Yi Gang, the best ranger at Mount Jiri National Park. She knows the vast mountain park like the back of her hand. By instinct, she knows every nook and corner; as well as tattered roads, rock walls and cliffs.
Transforming to Kang Hyun-jo, a new ranger at Mt. Jiri National Park is Ju Ji Hoon. He is a former army captain who has a secret that no one can tell. Rounding up the main cast are respected character actors Sung Dong Il and Oh Jung Se.
In the released photos, the lead actors are seen wearing mountaineer suits. Jun Ji Hyun looks ahead while the rays of the sun seeps in the picture. In contrast, Ju Ji Hoon is shown in a dimly lit photo.
Powerhouse Creative Team Meets A-List Actors
A reunion on both sides for writer Kim, she partners again with top actress Jun Ji Hyun, who made a cameo appearance in her hit series Kingdom 2. Tapping again her reliable male lead, Ju Ji Hoon, the Kingdom actor targets another hit series this new drama project.
As if the above lineup is not formidable enough, the powerhouse cast and production team will be joined by Director Lee Eung Bok. His works in Descendants of the Sun, Mr. Sunshine and Goblin have cemented his stature as sought-after Korean series’ orchestrator.
Mount Jiri is slated for broadcast in 2021.