Disney Plus is all set to deliver a K-drama gem once again with Wonderful World. The OTT powerhouse, which recently made headlines for the raw portrayal of violence in the 2023 hit The Worst of Evil, is back to spreading its Korean drama magic.
Helmed by Tracer fame director Yi Seung-young, Wonderful World is a thriller K-drama that focuses on a mother’s journey from desperation to revenge and finally healing.
One of the highly anticipated K-dramas releasing in 2024, the Disney Plus original is written by Kim Jieun, who penned the 2020 hit Korean series Lie After Lie.
Here’s everything to know about the K-drama Wonderful World before watching it
When does Wonderful World premiere?
The Korean drama Wonderful World will premiere worldwide on 1 March 2024 on Disney Plus. As for the United States, the show will be released as a Hulu Original on Hulu and Hulu On Disney+.
Who stars in Wonderful World?
The show features K-drama heartthrob Kim Nam-joo and K-pop group Astro’s member Cha Eun-woo, as the main protagonists. While the former is popular for hit titles like Queen of Housewives (2009) and Misty (2018), Cha Eun-woo is a rising star known for the TV shows True Beauty (2020) and A Good Day to be a Dog (2023). The K-pop idol is of late grabbing the spotlight for his role in the upcoming Korean drama Wonderful World and the release of his first solo album, which is scheduled for 15 February 2024.
Other notable members of the cast of Wonderful World include Kim Kang-woo as Kang Soo-ho, Lim Se-mi as Han Yoo-ri, Park Hyuk-kwon as Kim Joon, Gil Hae-yeon as Jung Myeong-hee and Cha Soo-yeon as Yoon Hye-geum.
What is the plot of Wonderful World?
The story of Wonderful World revolves around successful psychology professor Soo-hyun (Kim Nam-joo) whose world is shaken up after losing her son to a group of corrupt men. Driven into desperation when the law forgives the perpetrators, Soo-hyun vows revenge.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
– Where can I watch the K-drama Wonderful World?
You can watch Wonderful World on Disney Plus.