South Korea’s prominent actors Kim Tae Hee and Park Hae Soo of “Squid Game” and “Money Heist Korea” will be joining Daniel Dae Kim to star in Amazon Prime series titled, “Butterfly”. So, what is the series about and what character will they play this time? Join us as we dive deeper into the latest news and updates of Park Hae Soo and Kim Tae Hee in the following report.
Park Hae Soo and Kim Tae Hee to Appear in Amazon Prime Series, “Butterfly”
On January 30, Variety exclusively reported that Amazon Prime series “Butterfly” had decided to add three exciting guest stars. According to the report, “Squid Game” actor Park Hae Soo, Korean goddess actress Kim Tae Hee, and child actress Nayoon Kim had all confirmed to join the global series.
Previously, Amazon Prime Video announced to launch a thrilling new original series titled, “Butterfly”. It is a six-part action drama based on a graphic novel of the same name by BOOM! Studios. The graphic novel is a masterpiece by Arash Amel, written by Amel and Marguerite Bennett, and illustrated by Antonio Fuso and Stefano Simeone. This series will be spearheaded by actor Daniel Dae Kim and actress Reina Hardesty.
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So, what’s the story about?
Set in the vibrant backdrop of Korea, “Butterfly” tells the story of David Jung, played by Daniel Dae Kim, a former US intelligence agent. The series introduces us to a complex and unpredictable ex-U.S. intelligence operative. Residing in South Korea, David’s life spirals into chaos as he grapples with the repercussions of a past decision. This choice, once thought impossible, comes back with haunting consequences.
The plot thickens as David finds himself the target of Rebecca (played by Reina Hardesty), a formidable and ruthless young agent tasked with his assassination. Her character adds a layer of intense suspense and danger to the narrative.
What’s more exciting is that this series will feature dialogues in both Korean and English, marks a significant role for Daniel Dae Kim as the lead. The setting in Korea and the global storyline, are aspects that add depth to the series.
Finally, “Butterfly” arrives on the heels of successful ventures featuring Korean actors in global streaming platforms. The series is anticipated to follow in the footsteps of shows like the Netflix original “Beef”, which achieved both critical and commercial success. The industry and audiences are keen to see if “Butterfly” will soar to similar heights of acclaim.
So, are you excited to witness Park Hae Soo and Kim Tae Hee joining this global production series? Unfortunately, as of today, no detailed information is available regarding their characters yet. Therefore, please stay tuned and we will keep you updated.
In the meantime, let’s reminisce Park Hae Soo’s incredible performance in “Money Heist”.
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