The fantasy thriller action drama “Memorist” is based on the webtoon of the same title by JaeHoo. It is among the various dramas of 2020 to be adapted from webtoons.
As for Nov. 4, the cast is yet to be announced. Yoo SeungHo is in talks for the main character. The lead female actress is yet to be cast. We will update so stay tuned.
Yoo SeungHo is a well-loved actor recognized for his perfect acting skills. He previously starred in “Warrior Baek DongSoo” (2011), “I Miss You” (2012), “Remember, War of the Son” (2015), “Ruler: Master of the Mask” (2017), “I’m Not a Robot” (2017) and “My Strange Hero” (2018).
Producer So JaeHyun who was in charge of planning “Stranger” and “100 Days my Prince” as well as producing “Eunju’s Room” will be co-directing with director Kim Hwi (“Haeundae”, “Memorist”, “Horror Stories II”, etc) for this drama.
The description below is based on the webtoon and may not match with the drama story, we will update. Stay tuned.
Here is more information.
Director: So JaeHyun, Kim Hwi
Writer: – by the story by JaeHoo
# of Episodes: –
It tells the story of detective DongBaek who has the supernatural power of reading memories. He is facing mysterious serial murder cases.
Yoo SeungHo (in talks) as DongBaek
DongBaek is a detective who has the supernatural ability to read all the memories of one person by touching them. In addition to his special ability, he is also smart and good at fighting. He is one of the best detectives in Korea.
TBA as Han SunMi
She is a smart profiler who dreams to revenge her father. At the different of DongBaek who has issues to control his anger, she is cool and calm.
You can read the webtoon in Korean here. It is sadly not officially available in English.
You can have a look at the webtoon below.