Han Hyo-joo and Joo Ji-hoon reportedly in talks to join sci-fi drama by writer of Disney+’s ‘Grid’

Actors Han Hyo-joo and Joo Ji-hoon are reportedly in talks to star within the lead roles of an upcoming sci-fi Ok-drama by Grid screenwriter Lee Soo Yeon.

On August 11, stories claimed that Han Hyo-joo is adjusting her schedule to star in a collection tentatively titled Dominant Species, per Soompi. According to the report, Han’s company BH Entertainment responded that although she has acquired a suggestion to look within the sci-fi drama, she is at the moment reviewing it.

Joo Ji-hoon (who performed Kang Hyun-jo in tvN’s Jirisan) additionally acquired a casting provide to be the male lead in Dominant Species, as revealed by his company consultant from H& Entertainment on June 23.

Scheduled to start filming later this yr, Dominant Species is ready in a world of superior genes and viruses the place individuals ingest meals in capsule type. Discussions are reportedly underway to make the present obtainable on a world direct-to-consumer video streaming platform.

Dominant Species will likely be Joo’s first drama lead function in 2022 after starring in Jirisan final December. In a candid interview he did with German publication Mr. ICON final yr, he voiced his opinion on the present increase and world curiosity in Korean leisure.

“Although platforms such as Netflix and Disney+ exist, their structures need to change,” Joo stated. “Even though Korean films have proven themselves successful, their [streaming platforms] production fees and proposals have remained the same as before.”

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