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Drama: The Tyrant

Hangul: 폭군


Network: Disney+

Episodes: 4

Director: Park Hoon-Jung

Writer: Park Hoon-Jung

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The last sample of the Tyrant Program goes missing while being delivered. People from different groups struggle to find the last sample.




Cha Seung Woo as Im Sang

Kim Sun Ho as Choi

Kim Kang Woo as Paul



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February 19 2024

Disney+ to stream “The Tyrant”


Disney+ is now set to stream “The Tyrant,” starring Cha Seung-Won, Kim Sun-Ho, & Kim Kang-Woo, as a 4 episode drama series. The project was originally planned as a theatrical film, but during the editing process a decision was made to release it as a 4 episode drama series. The drama series is written and directed by Park Hoon-Jung (“The Witch: Part 1. The Subversion“). He recently stated that “The Tyrant” is a large scale story and shares a world view similar to his past film “The Witch.”

“The Tyrant” will be avaiable to stream sometime later this year.

Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: The last sample of the Tyrant Program goes missing while being delivered. People from different groups struggle to find the last sample.

Im Sang (Cha Seung-Won) is a former agent. He is tasked with getting rid of people related to the Tyrant Program. Choi (Kim Sun-Ho) is the bureau director of a government agency. He operates the Tyrant Program unofficially. Paul (Kim Kang-Woo) is an agent of a foreign intelligence agency. He tries to get rid of the last sample of the Tyrant Program.



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Disney+ unveils their 2024 K-content lineup

by tccolb

Taking a leaf from the Netflix promo guidebook, a new video announcement has come out on Disney+, allowing us a sneak preview into the year’s lineup. It’s actually exciting to see early footage and stills, as many of these shows seem to go behind an iron curtain after initial casting news, making us wait months – or years even – before we can start preparing the popcorn. Note to self: buy more snacks.




Drama: The Tyrant
Release date: Q3 or Q4 2024
Need to know: As a spin-off of The Witch film series, the 4-episode action sci-fi follows Cha Seung-won, Kim Sun-ho, and Kim Kang-woo in the merciless race to find the missing last sample from a superhuman experiment.






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Cha Seung Won, Kim Seon Ho, And More Are Agents With Conflicting Agendas In Upcoming Action Drama “The Tyrant”

Mar 6, 2024
by M. Lim

The upcoming drama “The Tyrant” has offered a sneak peek into the characters portrayed by Cha Seung Won, Kim Seon Ho, Kim Kang Woo, and Jo Yoon Soo!

“The Tyrant” is a chase action drama that unfolds after the final sample from a program called the “Tyrant Program” disappears due to a delivery mishap. This sets off a chain of pursuits involving individuals with different motives, each competing to secure the sample.

Directed by Park Hoon Jung, known for acclaimed works like “New World” and “The Witch” movie series, “The Tyrant” initially began filming with the intention of being made into a movie. However, as production progressed, the decision was made to adapt it into a four-part series format to fully encapsulate the thrilling narrative, multifaceted characters, and progressive storytelling.

Cha Seung Won will take on the role of Im Sang, a former agent tasked with eliminating the forces linked to the Tyrant Program.



Kim Seon Ho will showcase his mysterious charm as Director Choi, a figure connected to a government agency but operating unofficially as the mastermind behind the Tyrant Program.



Kim Kang Woo injects suspense into the narrative as Paul, a member of an overseas intelligence agency determined to eliminate the last remaining sample of the Tyrant Program.



Completing the ensemble is rookie actress Jo Yoon Soo, who portrays the skilled engineer Ja Kyung, tasked with stealing the last sample from the Tyrant Program.




Disney+’s original series “The Tyrant” is set to be released in the second half of 2024.



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by Lily Alice, March 6, 2024
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Disney+ original series The Tyrant has been confirmed to be released in the second half of the year.

Starring Cha Seung WonKim Seon Ho, and Kim Kang WooThe Tyrant is a sci-fi action drama about people who gather for different purposes chase each other after the last sample of the Tyrant Program disappears in an accident.

Directed by Park Hoon Jung (The ChildeThe Witch: Part 1. The Subversion, and The Witch: Part 2. The Other One), The Tyrant has garnered significant attention for its story and cast.  

Originally planned as a film, The Tyrant was turned into a four-part series during the production stage to fully capture the genre's fun, the charm of various characters, and the gradual development of the story.  

Director Park Hoon Jung expressed, "I thought Disney+ was the best platform to present The Tyrant, as they respect the originality of the work and take bold steps." 

The newly released stills of The Tyrant present the four characters central to the story. Cha Seung Won portrays Lim Sang, a former agent tasked with eliminating those involved in the Tyrant Program. Kim Seon Ho plays Director Choi, the bureau director of a government agency, who has unofficially operated the Tyrant Program.



Kim Kang Woo transforms into Paul, a member of a foreign intelligence agency trying to destroy the last sample of the Tyrant Program. 

Moreover, rookie actor Cho Yoon Soo joins the cast as Ja Kyung, a technician hired to steal samples of the Tyrant Program.

The Tyrant is scheduled to be released in the second half of 2024, exclusively on Disney+.



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