Yeo Jin Goo (Hotel Del Luna) has accepted a lead role in the upcoming Korean drama Monster. He joins Shin Ha Kyun (Soul Mechanic) who will also star. Monster is a psychological thriller about a former detective demoted to doing menial work at a police station who is partnered with a talented younger detective as they as they pursue a serial killer.
Shin Ha Kyun will play the former detective with Yeo Jin Goo as the talented younger detective. The drama comes from the writer of Mad Dog and the PD of Moment of Eighteen.
Monster has plans to air in the first half of 2021 on JTBC.