A year ago it was mentioned that the Korean Webtoon series ‘Sweet Home’ will be getting a brand new Netflix series, and today, Netflix Asia streamed a brand new teaser trailer.
Mr. Sunshine director Lee Eung-bok is to adapt popular Korean horror Comic Sweet Home as a series for Netflix.
Eung-bok, who also directed Goblin: The Lonely and Great God and Descendants of the Sun, is to produce the Carnby Kim and YoungChan Hwang-created web cartoon, which has a similar tone to The End of the Fxxxking World.
“After an unexpected family tragedy, a reclusive high school student is forced to leave his home — only to face something much scarier: a reality where monsters are trying to wipe out humanity. Now he must fight alongside a handful of reluctant heroes to try and save the world before it’s too late.“
Hyeon-su will be played by Song Kang, who starred in Netflix’s Love Alarm, Lee Jin-uk (Voice) portrays the mysterious Pyeong Sang-uk. Lee Si-young (No Mercy) plays the tough-as-nails Seo Yi-gyeong, an original character created for the Netflix adaptation.
The cast also 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 is produced by Studio Dragon, and written by Hong So-ri, Kim Hyung-min and Park So-jeong.
The information, images were provided by Netflix, Deadline, and Webtoon. If you’re interested in checking out the Korean Horror Comic Series Sweet Home, Click here.
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