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Big fan of K-Dramas? Here are 5 reasons to watch Cha Eun-woo's upcoming Wonderful World on Disney+ Hotstar

Your favourite True Beauty-star is back with a gripping psychological thriller Wonderful World, which is releasing on March 1, 2024

Big fan of K-Dramas? Here are 5 reasons to watch Cha Eun-woo's upcoming Wonderful World on Disney+ Hotstar

Wonderful World

Last Updated: 08.12 PM, Feb 25, 2024


K-pop group ASTRO’s member Cha Eun-woo, who is widely known for his versatility in acting, is returning with another gripping psychological thriller - Wonderful World. Eun-woo is famous for his typical Korean beauty and amazing romance power. He gained much popularity for K-Drama True Beauty (2020). His coupling with Moon Ga-young is still one of the most cherished chemistry among K-Drama fans.

Cha Eun-woo's captivating performance as a priest in the acclaimed thriller drama - Island (2022) has garnered him widespread praise, and now it fueled anticipation among K-Drama fans for his upcoming project - Wonderful World, which is releasing on March 1, 2024.

So here we have come up with 5 reasons to make you more excited for Wonderful World!


Gripping storyline

Apart from swoonworthy romance, K-Drama are famous for phenomenal original stories or plots. And the upcoming K-drama - Wonderful World is no expectational. It tells the story of Eun Soo-hyun, a psychology professor consumed by vengeance after her son's killer goes free. Soo-hyun, once a successful writer and respected educator, finds her world shattered by the failings of the justice system. As she seeks retribution, she finds solace and connection with others who share her plight, embarking on a journey of healing alongside her quest for justice.

New sides of Cha Eun-woo

Fans will get to watch Cha Eun-woo in a new action role in Wonderful World. He's known for his versatility and is looking to expand his acting range. The drama also marks the return of Kim Nam-joo, known for her roles in Queen of Reversals (2010), Misty (2018), and the pairing of these two talented actors has generated a lot of buzz and anticipation for the drama. No doubt, it will be surely something new fans will get to watch, other than typical romance genre.

Expectations from Wonderful World

The trailer of the drama seems to move beyond the typical revenge story by delving into the emotional turmoil, pain, and despair experienced by a mother who is denied justice for her son's murder. The narrative explores the complex motivations that can lead someone down a path of vigilante justice. The use of flashbacks and self-narration in the teaser adds to the suspense and thriller elements, creating a captivating viewing experience. Additionally, it's intriguing to see Cha Eun-woo portray a character that is a stark contrast to his usual charismatic roles.

Star-studded cast

K-Drama Wonderful World boasts an impressive cast, led by Kim Nam-joo, Cha Eun-woo, Im Se-mi, and Kim Kang-woo. This talented group, along with director Lee Seung-young and screenwriter Kim Ji-eun, promises a captivating viewing experience.

Disney+ Hotstar’s exciting initiative

Disney+ has been actively acquiring Korean dramas, positioning itself as a hub for original content. This follows the success of the superhero K-drama Moving (2023) and the recent acquisition of Light Shop (2024), the next series from Moving writer Kang Full. They have also secured Uncle Samsik (2023), a period drama by Shin Yeon-shick and the television debut of Parasite actor Song Kang-ho.