The upcoming K-drama on Disney+ follows veteran actress Kim Nam-joo (Queen of Housewives) as revenge seeker Soo-hyun and K-pop singer/actor Cha Eun-woo (True Beauty, Island) as Gwon Seon-yul
Disney+ is bejeweling another Korean gem in its thriller library of dramas and this one is highly significant as it stars veteran actress Kim Nam-Joo, alongside Korean heartthrob Cha Eun Woo. The upcoming Korean drama on January 30 dropped a riveting teaser trailer that piques the interest of the audience ahead of its March release. Read on to learn more about the new revenge drama on the streaming platform.
Wonderful World is slated to be released on Disney+Hotstar on March 1. It chronicles the life of a successful female professor of psychology Eun Soo-hyun, whose whole world rocked after her son’s brutal murder. Bursting with rage and vengeance, the writer/professor decides to avenge his death. She bonds with Gwon Seon-yul (Cha Eun Woo) over the shared trauma and grief.
The K-drama follows veteran actress Kim Nam-joo (Queen of Housewives) as revenge seeker Soo-hyun and K-pop singer/actor Cha Eun-woo (True Beauty, Island) as Gwon Seon-yul, a medical school dropout in lead roles. It also features Kim Kangwoo and Lim Semi in pivotal roles.
According to the summary shared along with the teaser, the revenge tale begins after a professor witnesses that her son’s murder goes unpunished, she pushes back to fight for justice.
What’s intriguing about the trailer is that the drama is not just another revenge series but rather highlights the emotional crisis, pain, and despair any human being, especially a mother experiences when the culprits are not punished. How vigilante justice is sometimes the only weapon one uses to extinguish the fire of hatred and vengeance. The teaser uses flashbacks to depict the trauma of losing a loved one, along with self-narration, thus elevating the suspense and thriller elements. It is also interesting to watch Cha Eun-woo trading his charismatic characters for a challenging role.
Written by Kim Ji-eun, Wonderful World is directed by Lee Seung-yeong (Trace) and will be unfolding the thrilling tale of revenge, trauma, and emotional turmoil on March 1. Stay tuned with OTTplay to know about upcoming Korean dramas on various streaming platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video.