Netflix has now come with a new revenge Korean Drama that has titled ‘The Glory’. The tale provides offers to have a long-gestating for viewers before the New Year. The streamer has dropped the official trailer for the film. This is a new K-Drama based on a woman who has spent years holding onto her grudges and planning for her revenge against the classmates that tormented her.
She has aimed mainly at one of her newly-married classmates, turning their every waking moment into a living nightmare. The new show features South Korean actress Song Hye-Kyo, the series is due out on the streamer on December 30.
The new trailer kicks off with a declaration that says “From now on, every single day will be a nightmare.” She makes herself present in every major moment of her former classmate Yeon Jin’s life – at her wedding, at birthdays watching over her house, and at her daily mass. She is waiting for the moment to start enacting her revenge. Slowly, she starts directly invading her life, threatening her personally despite her claims of repentance. Yeon isn’t her only target though.
In this show we will see Dong-sun begins targeting her attackers, staying on the periphery of their lives until it’s time to strike. She even gets an ally who asks her to kill for him, escalating everything to a new level. The rest of the footage is a tense flash of her confrontations with her former bullies, showing the violence she’s willing to go to as a form of divine punishment against those that made her school life hell.
The Glory: Cast
Playing a vengeful woman is a fairly new experience for Song. She has also found success in films such as the Academy Award-nominated biographical drama The Grandmaster and John Woo’s The Crossing. She has shared her experience in an official statement about putting the focus on vengeance, not on Dong-eun as a sympathetic character. “not to portray Dong-eun as so pitiful she needs much consolation,” she said.
We are also going to see The Glory are Park Sung-hoon, Kim Hieora, Cha Joo-young, Kim Gun-woo, Lee Do-hyun, Lim Ji-yeon, Jung Sung-ill, and Yeom Hye-ran. Gil Ho Ahn directed the series while Kim Eun-sook penned the screenplay. Kim should be intimately familiar with Song having also penned her hit romantic drama Descendents of the Sun. Hwa & Dam Pictures handles production for the Netflix original series.
The Glory: Release Date
Netflix has confirmed that The Glory will stream on 30th December 2023.
Here is the trailer: