We will see another side of Ju Ji-hoon as he plays a cutthroat lawyer in the upcoming drama, “Hyena”.
The actor is the crown prince in the zombie series “Kingdom”. Filipinos first got to know him also as a crown prince in the classic romantic comedy “Princess Hours.”
“Hyena” is about the lawyers who represent the richest sector of Korean society. Ju is Yoon Hee-jae. He is described as a smart and confident lawyer. Hee-jae was born into the elites with an ego to match.
Kim Hye-soo (“Signal”) is lawyer Jung Geum-ja. Her character is likened to a weed. She only cares about money and she will use every trick in the book to make them. This includes evil means.
SBS earlier posted script reading photos of Ju and Kim.
Jang Tae-yoo (“My Love from the Star”) will direct the series. Writing the script will be Kim Roo-ri is its writer. The drama starts on Feb. 21. There will be new episodes every Friday and Saturday. “Hyena” will stream on Netflix.
Here is the full trailer: