Rising young actor, Kwak Dong Yeon has been cast in yet another K-Drama. After a successful run in on-going drama Vincenzo, he will appear in tvN Drama Stage‘s Gwanjong.
tvN Drama Stage is a special platform tvN gives to rookie writers to develop their talents. The series will have a total of 10 episodes, with each episode being a different short film. Kwak Dong Yeon will be appearing in the 5th short film. It will air on March 17, 2021.
Gwanjong is a slang that means “attention seeker”. Kwak Dong Yeon will play Kang Tae Soo. The story is about a girl, Yoo Ha Na (played by Ahn So Hee) who lies about being from a rich family to become a famous influencer. He gets kidnapped by a murderer. The murderer is revealed to be Kang Tae Soo. Kang Tae Soo is debt-ridden and has been working for ten years non-stop. When he sees Yoo Ha Na bragging about earning five figures in a month, he kidnaps her and finds out her secret.
Many are anticipating his duality as Kang Tae Soo. He successfully pulled off the role of a mental patient in hit K-Drama, It’s Okay To Not Be Okay earlier in 2020. Stay tuned!