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[Upcoming Drama 2019] Watcher 왓쳐 - Han Suk Kyu, Kim Hyun Joo & Seo Kang Joon

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OCN DRAMA

WATCHER

 

Drama: Watcher

Hangul: 왓쳐

Genre: Psychological thriller

Network: OCN

Episodes:

Director: Ahn Gil-Ho (Stranger, Memories of the Alhambra, Mrs. Cop)

Writer: Han Sang-Woon (The Good Wife, Spy)

Release Date: second half, 2019

Runtime:

Production Company: Studio Dragon

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Official site:

 

Plot

 

A psychological thriller drama in which three men and women who have fallen out of life due to tragic events become police corruption investigation teams and discover the realities of power. (Wikipedia)

'WATCHER' is a psychological thriller drama in which three men and women who have fallen out of life due to tragic events become police corruption investigation teams and discover the reality of power.

 

Cast

 

Han Suk-kyu as Do Chi Kwang

Seo Kang Joon as Kim Young Goon

Kim Hyun Joo as Han Tae Joo

Heo Sung Tae as Jang Hae-Ryong

Park Joo Hee as Joo Soo Yeon

Joo Jin Mo as Park Jin-Woo 

Kim Soo Jin as Yeom Dong-Sook

Jung Do Won as Hong Jae-Sik

 Lee Jae Yoon as Kim Kang-Wook

 

 

Character descriptions

 

 Teasers/Trailers

 

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[Orion's Daily Ramblings] Han Suk-kyu Courted for OCN's "WATCHER"

By Vasia Orion on 2019/02/28 at 17:05 PST

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This week is really out to destroy me with its casting news, and Han Suk-kyu's possible upcoming return to Dramaland after "Romantic Doctor Teacher Kim" is no exception to this sweet torture. The actor has been offered a role in OCN's "WATCHER", which would mark his first foray into cable dramas.

As previously shared in my piece about the channel's 2019 lineup, "WATCHER" is a psychological thriller following three men and women who join an anti-corruption police unit and unravel the reality of power after their lives are ruined by a traumatic event. There doesn't seem to be more information out on the role offered to Han Suk-kyu, but we'll hopefully know more when the actor has made his decision.

more https://www.hancinema.net/orion-s-daily-ramblings-han-suk-kyu-courted-for-ocn-s-watcher-127095.html

 

 

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Seo Kang Joon And Han Suk Kyu In Talks For Upcoming Thriller Drama

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Seo Kang Joon and Han Suk Kyu might meet in OCN’s upcoming drama “Watcher”!

On March 29, a source from OCN revealed, “We gave Han Suk Kyu and Seo Kang Joon offers to star [in ‘Watcher’]. We are currently discussing the drama with both of them. The drama will premiere sometime in the latter half of this year. We have yet to confirm the exact date and time.”

“Watcher” is a thriller drama that will tell the story of three people whose lives are destroyed following a tragic incident, and they become a team to uncover corruption of the police and discover the truth behind powerful people. It is written by Han Sang Woon of “The Good Wife” and directed by Ahn Gil Ho of “Memories of the Alhambra.”

 

https://www.soompi.com/article/1313725wpp/seo-kang-joon-and-han-suk-kyu-in-talks-for-upcoming-thriller-drama

 

 

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Han Suk Kyu, Seo Kang Joon, And Kim Hyun Joo Confirmed As Main Cast Of New OCN Drama

by J. Lim

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OCN’s new drama “Watcher” has confirmed its main cast!

“Watcher” will be a psychological thriller that follows three people whose lives are destroyed by a tragic accident as they become a team that uncovers corruption and fights against people with power. With an interesting premise of good cops catching bad cops, the drama will talk about the various facets of humanity in a new way.

Han Suk Kyu, Seo Kang Joon, and Kim Hyun Joo were all in talks to join the drama, and they are now all confirmed for the main lead. Han Suk Kyu will play the role of Do Chi Kwang, the head of the anti-corruption team. He was a thoughtful, elite police officer who felt pride in catching the bad guys but after a series of events, he uncovers corruption in the police force and realizes the importance of internal monitoring, and he becomes the col and exact team leader who doesn’t let personal relationships cloud his judgment.

Seo Kang Joon will play Kim Young Goon, a motor patrol officer. Though he is a warm and affectionate person, he hides all of that at his job and acts cold and distant. He had applied to work as a motor patrol officer because he wanted to work alone, and by chance, he meets Do Chi Kwang, who has something to do with something that happened to him in the past. Though Kim Young Goon had tried to erase his shocking past, meeting Do Chi Kwang leads him to join the anti-corruption team to find the truth.

With them will be Kim Hyun Joo, who will play the popular lawyer Han Tae Joo. After being admitted to the police academy, she changed paths to become an elite prosecutor. During her career as a prosecutor, an investigation she got involved in went too far and she almost lost her life in the process. Since then, she has set up her own private law firm after quitting her job as a prosecutor, and fate leads her to the anti-corruption team.

more https://www.soompi.com/article/1315858wpp/han-suk-kyu-seo-kang-joon-and-kim-hyun-joo-confirmed-as-main-cast-of-new-ocn-drama

 

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Kim Hyun-joo, Seo Kang-joon and Han Suk-gyu in "WATCHER"

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She takes on the role of lawyer Kim Tae-joo. She used to be an elite course prosecutor, but she resigns after she is hurt badly in a robbery. She stays abroad for a while, but returns to Korea to establish a firm that deals with rich criminals. She intentionally defends these criminals, worsens their problems, and turns the fight back on their organizations.

Kim Hyun-joo last starred in the drama "Miracle That We Met" a year and six months ago. Her co-stars Han Suk-kyu and Seo Kang-joon will play Do Chi-gwang, a corrupt investigations officer and Kim Young-goon, a cynical and suspicious cop.

"WATCHER" is a psychological thriller that delves into the reality of power. It follows the story of three men and women who join a special anti-corruption police investigation unit after their lives are shattered by a dramatic event.

https://www.hancinema.net/kim-hyun-joo-seo-kang-joon-and-han-suk-gyu-in-watcher-128315.html

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9 hours ago, jongski said:

Another pyscho thriller. My fav genre. Confirmed right?  Watching for the story the Han Suk Kyu.

 I like the genre and Han Suk Kyu and Kim Hyun joo. I like them both. We`ll have another Han Tae Joo. :w00t: A woman this time. I did not know Seo Kang Joon  I am sure they cast only good actors in this drama.

 

 

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April 8 2019

Han Suk-Kyu, Seo Kang-Joon and Kim Hyun-Joo cast in OCN drama series “Watcher”

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Han Suk-Kyu, Seo Kang-Joon and Kim Hyun-Joo are cast for lead roles in OCN drama series “Watcher.” All three performers will play members of an internal affairs investigation team for the police. Their backgrounds are different on why they joined the team. Han Suk-Kyu will play former detective Do Chi-Gwang. He is the leader of the internal affairs team. Seo Kang-Joon will play former police officer Kim Young-Koon. Lastly, Kim Hyun-Joo will play former prosecutor/lawyer Han Tae-Joo.

“Watcher” will first air sometime during the second half of this year in South Korea.

http://blog.asianwiki.com/korean-dramas/han-suk-kyu-seo-kang-joon-and-kim-hyun-joo-cast-in-ocn-drama-series-watcher

 

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Park Joo Hee Confirmed To Star Alongside Han Suk Kyu, Seo Kang Joon, And Kim Hyun Joo In Upcoming OCN Thriller

by sala1
 
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Park Joo Hee has been confirmed to star in OCN’s upcoming drama “Watcher”!

On April 24, Park Joo Hee’s agency Clover Company confirmed, “Park Joo Hee will be starring in ‘Watcher.'” The upcoming drama will be a psychological thriller that follows three people, whose lives are destroyed by a tragic accident, as they become a team that uncovers corruption and fights against people with power. With an interesting premise of good cops catching bad cops, the drama will talk about the various facets of humanity in a new way.

Previously, Han Suk Kyu, Seo Kang Joon, and Kim Hyun Joo were confirmed as cast members for “Watcher.” Park Joo Hee will be taking on the role of Jo Soo Yeon who has a master’s degree in chemistry. She enters the police department as a specially selected specialist for the Scientific Investigation Team. At first, she works with pride, thinking that she will capture the suspect with perfect evidence, but a single mistake leads her to releasing the real criminal. Unable to handle the heavy pressure, she requests to be transferred to the inspection team.

more https://www.soompi.com/article/1319733wpp/park-joo-hee-confirmed-to-star-alongside-han-suk-kyu-seo-kang-joon-and-kim-hyun-joo-in-upcoming-ocn-thriller
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May 14 2019

First script reading for OCN drama series “Watcher”

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First script reading for OCN drama series “Watcher” took place recently in South Korea. Gathered at the first script reading were main cast members Han Suk-Kyu, Seo Kang-Joon, Kim Hyun-Joo, Heo Sung-Tae, Park Joo-Hee, Joo Jin-Mo, Kim Soo-Jin, Jung Do-Won and Lee Jae-Yoon.

Meanwhile, “Watcher” is now scheduled to first air July, 2019, taking over OCN’s Saturday & Sunday 22:20 time slot after “Voice 3.”

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yay Kim Hyun Joo!! :star: im rewatching Fantastic at the moment..

 

so @larus here i am, waiting for more updates!

the casts and char names seem wrongly matched in the first post.. :grimace: haha and when i see Han Tae Joo.. i thought of the other Han Tae Joo right now

*takes a cushion and sits at a corner*

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19 minutes ago, sadthe1st said:

the casts and char names seem wrongly matched in the first post.. 

 Thanks. I did not noticed until you mentioned. I made the changes.

 

Yeah... again Han Tae Joo. :)

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Kim Hyun Joo was really fabulous as Do Hae Gang in I Have a Lover with Ji Jin Hee the last time.. she was an ace lawyer too! working along with Lee Jae Woon from the same drama too.. :D

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Seo Kang Joon, Han Suk Kyu, Kim Hyun Joo, And More Attend First Script Reading For Upcoming OCN Drama

by L. Kim
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Following the confirmation of its cast, upcoming OCN drama “Watcher” has released photos from its first script reading!

“Watcher” is a psychological thriller that follows three people, whose lives are destroyed by a tragic accident, as they become a team that uncovers corruption and fights against people with power. With an interesting premise of good cops catching bad cops, the drama will deal with the various facets of humanity in a new way.

The production crew as well as the actors including Han Suk Kyu, Kim Hyun Joo, and Seo Kang Joon, got together to perform the elaborate script reading.

Han Suk Kyu became Do Chi Kwang, the cold but sly head of the anti-corruption team who doesn’t trust people’s feelings. The actor said, “I was impressed by the realistic script that is faithful to the [psychological thriller] genre. It’s a production that focuses on the people involved in the cases.”

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more https://www.soompi.com/article/1324379wpp/seo-kang-joon-han-suk-kyu-kim-hyun-joo-and-more-attend-first-script-reading-for-upcoming-ocn-drama
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