Namkoong Min is cast for the lead role in new MBC drama series “Black Sun” (literal title). The drama series will be directed by Kim Sung-Yong (“The Flower in Prison“). In the drama series, Namkoong Min will play Han Ji-Hyuk. He is an NIS agent that seeks revenge.
“Black Sun” will consist of 12 episodes and air sometime during the second half of 2021 in South Korea.
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: Han Ji-Hyuk (Namkoong Min) was the best agent at the National Intelligence Service (NIS). He was admired by his peers, but he put the NIS in a crisis. He then went missing.
1 year later, Han Ji-Hyuk returns to the NIS to find the traitor that caused him to fall into the bottomless pit.