Netflix announced the greenlighting of its latest periodic mystery melodrama, Hong Rang (WT). Dive deep into the enigmatic world of the Joseon era, brought to life by a stellar cast featuring Lee Jae-wook, Cho Bo-ah, Jung Ga-ram, and more.
Lee Jae-wook, with his versatile performances in Alchemy of Souls, Search: WWW, and Extraordinary You, steps into the shoes of Hong Rang (WT), a character shrouded in mystery. Cho Bo-ah, adored by fans worldwide for roles in Destined With You and Tale of the Nine-Tailed, brings depth to ‘Jae-i,’ a woman torn between doubt and love for the enigmatic Hong Rang (WT).
At the heart of Hong Rang (WT) is the enigmatic Hong Rang(Lee Jae-wook), the long-lost son of Joseon’s elite, who emerges from the shadows with hidden secrets. As he makes his unexpected return, having vanished in childhood, the narrative promises a whirlwind of emotions, weaving romance and suspense. Alongside him, his tenacious step-sister ‘Jae-i’ (Cho Bo-ah) delves deeper into the mystery of his disappearance, their fates becoming inextricably linked in a tale that masterfully explores love, friendship, and destiny.
Guiding this saga is the visionary director Kim Hong-sun, celebrated for his acclaimed projects like the Netflix series Money Heist: Joint Economic Area, LUCA: The Beginning, and the haunting The Guest. Joining forces with him is the brilliant screenwriter Kim Jin-A, known for her work on Apple TV+’s Dr. Brain. Together, they promise to deliver a historical drama that will captivate audiences globally.
Prepare for a spellbinding experience as Hong Rang (WT) unveils a tale from the annals of Joseon that has never been told before.