IU, Ryu Jun Yeol, Park Jung Min, Park Hae Joon, and Bae Sung Woo have joined the star-studded lineup of the upcoming drama Money Game. The five stars will be working together for the OTT drama, as reported by the Naver Webtoon representative. Money Game is slated for a 2022 release. However, the broadcast details are not shared at the moment.
Earlier, Ryu Jun Yeol was rumored to play the leading role. However, on 28 January 2022, it was confirmed that IU (Lee Ji Eun), Park Jung Min, Ryu Jun Yeol, Park Hae Joon, and Bae Sung Woo would play leading roles in Money Game.
Adapted from the webtoon of the same name by Bae Jin Su, the drama will be a thriller mystery drama designed to keep the viewers on their toes.
Money Game Drama- IU, Ryu Jun Yeol, Park Jung Min, and More Join Cast
The cast of the upcoming webtoon-based drama Money Game is announced. But, details on the characters of IU (Hotel Del Luna, Scarlet Heart), Ryu Jun Yeol (Reply 1998, Lost), Park Jung Min (Hellbound), Park Hae Joon (The World of the Married), and Bae Sung Woo (The King, Live) are not revealed yet.
Money Game will be an eight-episode drama series showcasing a reality show consisting of 8 participants. A whopping amount of 44.8 billion won is kept with the contestants. Moreover, they need to spend less to take home more money.
The webtoon is based on Bae Jin Su’s two famous works- “Money Game” and “Pie Game.” The drama will showcase mental breakdown, frequent conspiracies, betrayal, and the pressure between the 8 participants.
Director Han Jae Rim of The Face Reader and The King, will direct. He would also write down the scripts of the drama. Meanwhile, Money Game will be produced by Studio N. It also gave birth to recent hit Kdramas, including Sweet Home, Yumi’s Cells, Our Beloved Summer, and more. In addition to this, Lotte Cultureworks will serve as the investors and co-producer of the project.
The drama is scheduled to air in the first half of 2022. In the meantime, watch IU in Hotel Del Luna.