The new drama “Bait” unveiled still cuts showing Jang Geun Suk’s character transformation.
Coupang Play’s series “Bait” is a crime thriller that tracks the secrets surrounding the culprit of the biggest fraud in history 8 years after his death as he was identified as a suspect in a murder. The work is expected to captivate viewers with its unique material, solid stories about the connection between the mysterious murder at present and the big fraud that shook the whole country in the past, unexpected developments and twists, and the performances of the cast.
In “Bait”, Jang Geun Suk plays the role of Violent Crime detective Goo Do Han. Goo Do Han is a passionate and persistent person when it comes to investigating murder cases. During the investigation of a mysterious murder, he finds out that it is related to the fraud criminal Noh Sang Cheon, who died 8 years ago, then decides to dig into the hidden truth.
In the character still cuts released by the production team this time, viewers can see the drastic visual change of Goo Do Han from the past and in present. Goo Do Han used to be a lawyer specializing in business lawsuits, but he became a detective in charge of violent crimes for some reason. The two still photos clearly show the contrast between lawyer Goo Do Han and detective Goo Do Han. In particular, Jang Geun Suk’s face with beard expresses the toughness and deep charisma of his character. This new appearance impresses many drama fans as it is completely different from Jang Geun Suk’s image of a sweet guy 5 years ago. Therefore, his intense eyes raise fans’ curiosity about the content of the drama.
Coupang Play’s series “Bait” will release 2 episodes a week from January 27th. Park 1 with 6 episodes will be introduced first. Part 2 will be released within the first half of 2023.