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Money Heist: Korea-Joint Economic Area: Everything We Know About the Upcoming Korean Adaptation

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Netflix’s popular heist show Money Heist was end with its fifth season in 2021, with hands already left a Salvador Dali mask-shaped hole in their heart. It indicates fans also will be happy to know that they also can soon experience the magic all over again thanks to the Netflix declaration about the Korean version of the Spanish crime drama. The name of the new tale is Money Heist: Korea- Joint Economic Area and has set to come to Netflix globally in June 2022.

Now the consumption of all the South Korean media rapidly developed over the past decade and also in the particular for K-Dramas. Netflix already dropped a  monumental amount of effort in procuring some of the best and new K-Dramas available, as a fast tracker itself becomes one of the best streaming services for K-Drama-related content. There is such an addition to the Korean adaptation of Money Heist only features more value at the library of Netflix.

The series has yet to be produced by BH Entertainment and Content Zium. Now the direction of the series will be by Kim Hong-sun as there is a  voice working on K-dramas like  Voice and The Guest. The screenwriter of the Netflix Original series My Holo Love, Ryu Yong-Jae and act as the screenwriter for the latest adaptation and they all withdrawn alongside Choe Sung—Jun and Kim- Hwan-Chae.

Watch Money Heist: Korea - Joint Economic Area | Netflix Official Site

There are more things that can completely satisfy all the viewers.  We can expect from Money Heist: Korea- Joint Economic Area and you can expect a very similar plot to the Spanish version of the series albeit along with many noticeable changes.

Here is the entire plot of the  show:                               

” A genius strategist and his talented crew composed of top-class thieves attempting to pull off an unprecedented heist in the Korean Peninsula. The story portrays unexpected twists and turns as the crew stage a hostage while facing inexplicable challenges. All eyes are focused on the background and definition behind the title Joint Economic Area.”

Money Heist: Korea- Joint Economic Area: Production Status

The shooting started on 18th September 2021 and lasted for a few such months just before finally ending on 18th January 2022. The conclusion of the filming can be intersected with the release of the series teaser trailer. All of such shootings have taken place in Seoul, South Korea.

Now, the drama also is in post-production as we should be a  handful of months away from its completion.

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Money Heist: Korea- Joint Economic Area:  Alex Pina is involved in the K-drama or Not

Judging by the information given in the  announcement along with the creator of Money Heist, Alex Pina that also would not  be getting involved in the production of the series, it also had  such  following  to say about the  Korean adaptation:

“Korean creators have been developing their own language and audiovisual culture for years. They have managed, like our series, to go beyond cultural borders and become a point of reference for thousands of viewers around the world, especially among young people. That is why I find it fascinating that the world of La casa de Papel is so attractive to Korean creators as to do an adaptation. The fact that the action is set on the Korean Peninsula also seems to me to be a milestone which I am really delighted about.”

Money Heist: Korea- Joint Economic Area: Release date

The new trailer has been dropped on 29th April 2022 confirming that Money Heists: Korea – Joint Economic  Area is set to hit on Netflix globally on 24th June 2022. The new trailer reveals with a caption, “One crime can change the world” A bold new version of the ultimate heist. They have got the very first look at the Korean adaptation of Money Heist thanks to the teaser trailer released, we are to still months away from an official release, however, we can expect to learn more sooner than expected.

We at first thought there was very little chance as we could watch Money Heist drop in the first half of 2022, but along with the teaser trailer reveal, we may not have to wait that long as well.

Money Heist: Korea- Joint Economic Area: cast

In a current press release, Netflix  has  declared all of the  lead   and supporting  cast members  of Money Heist:

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The Gang         

  • The Professor as Yoo JioTae
  • Berlin as Park Hae-Soo
  • Tokyo as Jun Jong-Seo
  • Moscow as Lee Won Jong
  • Denver as Kim Ji-Hun
  • Nairobi as Jang Yoon-Ju
  • Rio- Park Jung-Woo
  • Helsinki as Kim Ji-Hun
  • Oslo as Lee Kyu-Ho

The Task Force

  • Seon Woojn as Kim Yunjin
  • Cha Moohyuk as Kim Sung-O

The Hostages

  • Cho Youngmin as Park Myung-Hoon
  • Yoon Misun as Lee Joobeen

The most exciting  South Korean cast is confirmed to be just as entertaining as their  Spanish counterparts.

Money Heist: Korea- Joint Economic Area: Episode Count

The first season of Money Heist will contain a total of 112 episodes. Each of the episodes has a runtime of 60 minutes.

 A big thanks for the source.

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