Kim Dong-wook has obtained a suggestion to star within the new drama The King of Pigs, his company KeyEast confirmed Monday, May 31. According to the corporate consultant, the actor is contemplating the proposal.
The King of Pigs is predicated on the 2011 feature-length animated movie of the identical identify by Yeon Sang-ho, the director behind the flicks Train to Busan (2016) and Peninsula (2020) and the occult sequence The Cursed (2020). The story explores the theme of faculty violence and facilities on the “pigs” of center faculty, the weak who have been tormented and ridiculed by the ruling college students known as the “dogs.”
According to studies, Kim is in discussions to play Hwang Kyung-min, a CEO who was a sufferer of faculty violence throughout his faculty days. Because of his father, Kyung-min additionally has a fragile and weak persona. He has been attempting to reside a contented life, along with his previous wounds locked safely away. However, an incident that exposes his trauma awakens his revengeful aspect.
Kim Dong-wook first ventured into performing within the early 2000s by showing briefly movies and reserving minor film roles. In 2007, he broke into mainstream media after touchdown a job within the hit rom-com sequence Coffee Prince. To date, Kim has over 10 tv dramas underneath his belt, the newest being MBC’s Find Me in Your Memory (2020) and the upcoming tvN sequence You Are My Spring.
The King of Pigs, co-produced by Studio Dragon and Hidden Sequence, is scheduled to air in the course of the first half of 2022. The drama can be reportedly discussing broadcast with numerous platforms, similar to with tv networks and over-the-top streaming providers like TVING.