Star creator Kim Eun-hee’s new series ‘Demon’ to star Kim Tae-ri, Oh Jung-se

By Lee Gyu-lee



The Korea Times Co.


Famous scriptwriter Kim Eun-hee, who is known for creating and writing Netflix series “Kingdom” and tvN series “Signal,” will be rolling out a new series, “Demon,” (literal translation) starring actors Kim Taeri and Oh Jung-se. The series’ network, SBS, announced Wednesday that the two actors have been confirmed to play the leads in the series. The occult mystery thriller series will follow the story of a woman who is possessed by a demon and a man who chases after the truth behind deaths that are related to five sacred objects. Kim Tae-ri will play the woman, Ku San-young, who has been studying for a national exam to become a public servant for years. After she receives a belonging from her late father, she gets entangled in the mysterious deaths around her and finds herself turning into a different person. Oh will play Yeom Hae-sang, a professor of folklore who has the ability to see spirits and gods. When he comes across Sanyoung, he sees the demon that killed his mother when he was young. The series will be directed by Lee Jung-rim, whose previous work includes the SBS series “VIP,” and is scheduled to premiere next year.