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Highly Anticipated Netflix Original Series “Kingdom” Completes Shooting Schedule
Highly-anticipated Netflix original drama Kingdom enters post-production after conclusion of the filming itinerary.
The star-studded period drama from acclaimed writer Kim Eun Hee (Signal, Ghost, Sign) experienced delays since it began filming October last year. She is paired up with film director Kim Seung Hoon (Tunnel).
Currently, Kingdom is in the process of editing and translating for the official broadcast. It is set to be translated into various languages as it will be shown via Netflix, one of the world’s largest internet entertainment platforms.
Netflix, which has expanded its business strategy overseas, has been streaming quality Korean dramas by collaborating with South Korean cable channels. The company has also been venturing to the production of original dramas and variety shows.
Set in the Joseon period, Kingdom narrates the story of how nation’s Crown Prince stumbles on a horrifying truth that threatens the entire country while investigating a mysterious outbreak.
Popular film stars Joo Ji Hoon, Bae Doona and Ryu Seung Ryong top-bill the drama touted as a zombie-apocalypse thriller.
A sequel to Kingdom is still under negotiation, and will be most likely produced while the first season is being aired.
It is slated for airing in the second half of 2018.
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