In an exciting confirmation on January 11, powerhouse actors Park Bo Gum and Kim So Hyun are set to headline JTBC’s upcoming drama, "Good Boy." This action-packed comic series takes viewers on the compelling journey of former Olympic gold medalists who transform into special police officers to combat violent crime.
Penned by Lee Dae Il, known for works like "Chief of Staff" and "Life on Mars," and directed by Shim Na Yeon, acclaimed for "Beyond Evil" and "The Good Bad Mother," "Good Boy" promises a thrilling narrative.
Park Bo Gum steps into the role of Yoon Dong Joo, a once-celebrated Olympic gold medalist boxer turned police officer in the Special Violent Crime Unit. The character's quest for justice unfolds against a backdrop of financial struggles and career challenges.
Kim So Hyun portrays Ji Han Na, a former "shooting goddess" and Olympic gold medalist. Shocking events lead her to shift gears from shooting to becoming a police officer, navigating the complexities of love and work with honesty and charm.
The production team promises a refreshing tale of Olympic heroes turning crimefighters, offering a unique blend of regulations and rules on the playing grounds against the backdrop of unethical behavior and foul play. Viewers can anticipate a dynamic synergy between Park Bo Gum and Kim So Hyun as they bring to life the stories of heroes combating violence with their own compelling backstories.
"Good Boy" is poised for release in the second half of 2024, promising an adrenaline-pumping drama that combines star power, gripping narratives, and a unique take on the hero's journey.