Probably the most anticipated series in June 2022, the South Korean production Money Heist Korea is coming to France very soon. The JV editorial staff tells you everything you need to know about the Korean version of Casa de Papel.
- What is Money Heist Korea?
- What is the release date of Money Heist Korea?
- How to see Money Heist Korea in France?
- What is Money Heist Korea about?
- Who works on Money Heist Korea?
- What is the cast of Money Heist Korea?
- Do you want to know more?
What is Money Heist Korea?
With its full name Money Heist: Korea – Joint Economic Area, the South Korean series is both a remake and a spin-off of the hit Spanish series La Casa de Papel. With the notable difference that the geopolitical context will take a very important place in the plot with a reunited Korea. The characters carry the same aliases as in the original series.
What is the release date of Money Heist Korea?
The first information on the series dates back to June 2020, following the broadcast of the fourth part of La Casa de Papel. The existence of this “remake / spin-off” from Korea was confirmed by Netflix on December 1 of the same year. The Korean version of the series is then entrusted to the studio BH Entertainment. Filming took place in Seoul, South Korea between September 2021 and January 2022. Money Heist Korea airs from June 24, 2022.
How to see Money Heist Korea in United States?
It was on the Netflix platform that we discovered in 2017 the series La Casa de Papel. Same thing this time to watch the twelve episodes that make up Money Heist Korea. The entire season will be available there from June 24, 2022, no need to wait each week to enjoy a new episode. It is not yet known if the series will contain other seasons, like its Spanish.
What is Money Heist Korea about?
The story takes place in a fictional, reunited Korea. he new common currency becomes the target of a group of thieves led by the Professor. They launch a daring plan to rob and take the Money Factory hostage. Beyond the financial interest of the operation, the robbers also want to denounce the excesses of the reunification of the two Koreas , which only further enriched those who were already rich and left the others in misery.
Who works on Money Heist Korea?
If Alex Pina is the creator of the original series, La Casa de Papel, he is content here to occupy the seat of executive producer on Money Heist Korea. BH Entertainment Studios and Zium Content are also in charge of production. Money Heist Korea was directed by Hong-sun Kim (The Guest). Ryu Yong-jae (My Holo Love) is writing the script along with Choe Sung-jun and Kim Hwan-chae .
What is the cast of Money Heist Korea?
A large cast has been assembled to bring Money Heist Korea to life. The robbers are led by Yoo Ji-tae as the Professor. Jeon Jong-seo , Park Hae-soo and Lee Won-jong hold those of Tokyo, Berlin and Moscow respectively. There’s also Kim Ji-hoon , aka Denver, as well as Jang Yoon-ju , Lee Hyun-woo , Kim Ji-hun , and Lee Kyu-ho to portray Nairobi, Rio, Hesinki, and Oslo. Faced with this band of robbers, Kim Yun-jin and Kim Sung-ohwill represent the law enforcement agencies in charge of managing the hostage taking. The cast of dubbing actors for the French version has not yet been revealed.
Do you want to know more?
Another spin-off series from the universe of La Casa de Papel is also in preparation. Entitled Berlin , it will be centered around the eponymous character discovered in the Spanish series and played by Pedro Alonso. It could be a prequel to La Casa de Papel. Very little information has been communicated on this subject, but the broadcast of the series would be envisaged for the year 2023 .