Director Lee Eung Bok To Helm Netflix’s Series “Sweet Home” Starring Lee Jin Wook, Lee Si Young & Song Kang
Esteemed director Lee Eung Bok of Mr. Sunshine, Goblin and Descendants of the Sun fame confirms new project with Netflix.
The announcement made on November 18 will see the prized director wielding his brilliance yet again to a new original series, Sweet Home, which will be exclusively released on Netflix.
Adapted from a popular webtoon of the same name, Sweet Home takes a thrilling route based on the unique premise of a world where people turn into monsters that reflect their own individual desires. After losing his family, reclusive high school student Cha Hyeon Su moves into a new apartment where he faces bizarre and shocking circumstances.
Suiting up for the main lead is rising actor Song Kang, who plays Hyeon Su. The actor last worked on the highly-popular Netflix original series Love Alarm.
Rounding up the main cast is Lee Jin Wook, whose explosive acting in the drama Voice proved his unique brilliance as a character actor portraying the mysterious Pyeong Sang Uk. Lee Si Young, who is known for her intense acting in film No Mercy, plays the tough-as-nails Seo Yi Gyeong, an original character created for the Netflix adaptation, which is expected to keep fans of the webtoon guessing.
Featuring a colorful ensemble of veteran and rookie actors, Sweet Home includes Lee Do-hyun (Hotel del Luna), Kim Nam Hee (Mr. Sunshine), Go Min Si (Love Alarm) Park Kyu Young (Romance is a Bonus Book), Go Youn Jung (He Is Psychometric), Kim Kap Soo (Designated Survivor: 60 Days) and Kim Sang-ho (Kingdom).
Sweet Home, helmed by director Lee Eung Bok. is produced by Studio Dragon. Penning the script are writers Hong So Ri, Kim Hyung Min and Park So Jeong.
PR Source: Netflix
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About Studio Dragon
Studio Dragon is Korea’s largest scripted television production studio headquartered in Seoul, Korea. As Korea’s leading production house, Studio Dragon is devoted to producing and providing top-tier scripted content to viewers around the globe. Studio Dragon is known for its high-quality content, including Guardian: The Lonely and Great God, The Legend of the Blue Sea, Signal and Stranger. Established in 2016, the studio is already expanding its influence in the global market through joint planning, production consulting with partners overseas.