Are you eagerly awaiting a captivating historical romance drama that can transport you to a different era? Look no further! Brace yourself for the highly-anticipated Netflix Korean drama series “Hong Rang,” previously known as “Tangeum.” It features a star-studded cast that includes Lee Jae Wook, Jo Bo Ah, Kim Jae Wook, and other brilliant actors. Their extraordinary performances are sure to keep you glued to your screen. Join us as we explore the captivating cast of “Hong Rang” and discover why this historical romance drama is worth the wait for fans everywhere.
Unveiling the Stellar Cast of “Hong Rang,” the Upcoming Korean Historical Romance Drama on Netflix
Netflix has announced the greenlighting of their latest period mystery melodrama, “Hong Rang” (working title). Set in the Joseon era, this series promises to delve into the hidden secrets of its enigmatic characters.
Lee Jae Wook, Jo Bo Ah, Kim Jae Wook, and more have been officially cast in the upcoming historical romance drama “Hong Rang” (working title). Inspired by a novel, “Hong Rang” tells a captivating story of mystery and romance set in the Joseon Dynasty.
The drama “Hong Rang” will have Kim Hong Seon as the director. He is renowned for his work on “Decoy: Part 1” and “Decoy: Part 2,” as well as “The Guest,” “The Voice,” and “Money Heist: Korea – Joint Economic Area.” With his expertise, the drama guarantees high-quality production values.
“Hong Rang” is a mystery-thriller romance drama set in late Joseon. It follows the story of Jae Yi and Hong Rang, half-siblings from a wealthy merchant family. Hong Rang mysteriously disappears while searching for flowers for his sister, and he returns after over a decade. However, he returns without recollections of his childhood and true identity, leaving everyone, including Jae Yi, puzzled. The show delves into their journey as they unravel the mysteries surrounding Hong Rang’s return, discover family secrets, and undergo personal growth.
Cast and Characters
Lee Jae Wook as Hong Rang
With his incredible performances, the talented Lee Jae Wook has been making waves in the entertainment industry. Renowned for his versatility, Lee Jae Wook has enchanted audiences in projects like “Alchemy of Souls,” “Search: WWW,” and “Extraordinary You.”
In “Hong Rang,” he will be mesmerizing viewers once again as he takes on the role of Hong Rang, the son of the influential Shim Yeol Guk. Hong Rang’s character returns with a secret after mysteriously disappearing for 12 years. Get ready to witness Lee Jae Wook’s exceptional acting prowess in this enigmatic role.
Jo Bo Ah as Jae Yi
Joining him is the talented actress Jo Bo Ah, adored by fans worldwide for her stellar performances. Best known for her roles in popular dramas such as “Destined With You” and “Tale of the Nine-Tailed,” Jo Bo Ah brings depth and complexity to her character, Jae Yi.
Playing the role of a woman desperate to find her half-brother, Hong Rang, Jo Bo Ah portrays the conflicting emotions of doubt and love. As the story unfolds, viewers will witness Jae Yi gradually falling in love with Hong Rang, despite harboring suspicions about his identity. Don’t miss Jo Bo Ah’s nuanced and heartfelt performance in this enthralling drama.
Kim Jae Wook as Prince Han Pyeong
Intrigue and tension soar with the addition of the talented Kim Jae Wook to the cast. Known for his exceptional acting skills and charismatic presence, Kim Jae Wook takes on the role of Prince Han Pyeong.
As the current king’s only brother, Prince Han Pyeong has no interest in political affairs or palace matters. Instead, he is a noble art enthusiast who becomes entangled in the complex relationships in “Hong Rang.” With his magnetic screen presence, Kim Jae Wook will deliver a memorable performance.
Jung Ga Ram as Moo Jin
Actor Jung Ga Ram previously wowed audiences in his breakout role in the popular drama “Love Alarm.” In “Hong Rang,” Jung Ga Ram portrays Moo Jin, Shim Yeol Guk’s adopted son. Moo Jin finds himself caught in a tense love triangle with Hong Rang and Jae Yi, adding to the intrigue and suspense of the series. With his impeccable acting skills, Jung Ga Ram is set to showcase his versatility and captivate viewers once again.
Park Byung Eun as Shim Yeol Guk
Park Byung Eun transforms into Danju Shim Yeol Guk. He plays the role of Hong Rang and Jae Yi’s biological father. He is renowned for his unwavering determination to achieve his ambitious goals and consistently makes cold-hearted decisions.
Uhm Ji Won as Min Yeon Eui
Rounding out the stellar cast is Uhm Ji Won, who portrays Min Yeon Eui. She is Shim Yeol Guk’s wife and goes to great lengths to search for her missing son, Hong Rang. Her desperation leads her to exhaust all efforts to find him.
More Information about the Drama
- Title: Hong Rang (Working Title)
- Original Novel: Hong Rang: Swallowing Gold by Jang Da Hye (Published by Book Recipe)
- Director: Kim Hong Seon
- Screenwriter: Kim Jin-A
- Cast: Lee Jae Wook, Jo Bo Ah, Uhm Ji Won, Park Byung Eun, Jung Ga Ram, Kim Jae Wook
- Production: Studio Dragon, Ace Maker Movie Works, H House
- Co-Production: IO Content Group
- Distribution: Netflix
In conclusion, “Hong Rang” Korean drama boasts an exceptional cast: Lee Jae Wook, Jo Bo Ah, Kim Jae Wook, Jung Ga Ram, Park Byung Eun, and Uhm Ji Won. Their remarkable acting skills promise to bring this intriguing story to life. With a cast like this, “Hong Rang” is a must-watch for fans of the genre. Stay tuned for release date updates as we eagerly await the enigmatic world of “Hong Rang.” In the meantime, please watch the short video about the upcoming drama below.
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