Following the news of an upcoming live-action drama from the webtoon “Money Game”, the chosen actor for the main character is drawing attention as well.
Star News reported on Dec 23rd that actor Ryu Jun-yeol will appear in the drama “Money Game” (directed Han Jae-rim).
According to the report, this drama will feature a new adaptation based on the webtoon of the same name “Money Game” and its sequel “Pi Game” by Bae Jin-soo. Eight participants will share 44.8 billion won in 100 days, but if they purchase any goods, the price will be 1,000 times higher and deducted from the total prize money.
Ryu Jun-yeol will reunite with Director Han for the first time after working with him for the movie “The King”.
“Money Game” plans to start filming in the first half of next year after completing the major casting. They have not yet decided to use which distribution platform.
When this news came out, netizens cheered, saying that this was perfect casting. Netizens commented on the online community theqoo, saying, “Han Jae-rim and Ryu Jun-yeol? Amazing,” “I enjoyed the webtoon a lot, I’m looking forward to this.” “OMG Money Game.” “Wow, it’s going to be so much fun, “ and “I can’t wait to see this.”
“Money Game” was published on Naver Webtoon from 2018 to 2020. In April, Youtuber Jin Yong-jin had hosted a Youtube content based on this webtoon, drawing attention from many.