In a case of news smacking me like a ton of bricks, Lee Seung-gi has refuted media claims that he would star in upcoming drama "Vagabond". My first thought was "Good, humans need sleep", my second was clouded by me having a hype-induced gasping session upon reading who the creators of "Vagabond" are.
The drama was announced back in November, but yours truly did not catch it. "Vagabond" is aiming to be a fully pre-produced work with a budget of 20 billion won (about 18.6 million US dollars) produced by Celltrion Entertainment. The PD attached is Yoo In-sik, alongside writers Jang Yeong-cheol and Jeong Kyeong-soon-I. If those names seem familiar, or you're wondering why I'm excited, this is the crew of "Giant", "Salaryman" and "Incarnation of Money". Adding to that the production company's co-CEO being none other than Lee Beom-soo, and I'm practically salivating.
Lee Seung-gi may not be joining this, but the drama is an interesting project to follow nonetheless. The series is a spy drama about an ordinary man who comes across surprising circumstances that place him in the center of a huge corruption scandal. The production stated in November that it was looking to film early 2018 for a release during its second half, but the drama is still being discussed over on SBS.
Whichever way this goes, I can dream until it does. I can dream of a great creator trio and maybe even familiar faces (I'm looking at you, CEO Lee Beom-soo) to enjoy this through. I'll be keeping an eye on its production while creating a dream cast in my head.
Written by: Orion from 'Orion's Ramblings'
Vasia, also known as Orion or Ori online, is currently doing opinion pieces and database upkeep. She has a love for good TV and a penchant for rambling in written form. Vasia can be contacted via email@example.com.
"[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Upcoming Drama "Vagabond" Does Not Get Lee Seung-gi "
by HanCinema is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported License.
[Orion's Daily Ramblings] So Ji-sub Joins Drama "Terius Behind Me" by "Shopping King Louis" Writer
Fans of So Ji-sub rejoice, because the actor has confirmed his role in upcoming drama "Terius Behi,...More
[Lily's Take] Lee Eung-kyung's Impressive Beauty Throughout Her Career
Actress Lee Eung-kyung, who is currently starring in the drama "Reverse", has trended in the news ,...More
[Lily's Take] Im Si-wan Sighted as a Docent for PyeongChang Olympics
Actor Im Si-wan took a break from his daily military duty as he put down the solider uniform and c,...More
Subscribe to HanCinema Pure to remove ads from the website (not for episode and movie videos) for US$0.99 monthly or US$7.99 yearly (you can cancel anytime). The first step is to be a member, please click here : Sign up, then a subscribe button will show up.