Park Seo-Joon, Kim Da-Mi and Yoo Jae-Myung are cast in JTBC drama series “Itaewon Class.” The drama series is based on webcomic “Itaewon Class” by Jo Gwang-Jin. For the drama series, Park Seo-Joon will play main character Park Sae-Ro-Yi. After serving prison time for beating someone who caused his father’s death, he vows to destroy that person and that person’s father. Kim Da-Mi will play Jo Yi-Seo. She begins working as the manager for a restaurant in Itaewon that Park Sae-Ro-Yi runs. Yoo Jae-Myung will play villain Jang Dae-Hee. He is the CEO of a food company and is hated by Park Sae-Ro-Yi. “Itaewon Class” is also the drama series produced by movie distributor Showbox.
“Itaewon Class” will first air sometime during the second half of this year in South Korea (takes over JTBC’s Friday & Saturday 11 PM time slot after “Chocolate.”).