Netflix confirmed on March 11 that Lee Jung Jae and Park Hae Soo will team up in new series.
The said Netflix drama is titled Round Six which depicts a story of people who decide to become the players of a mysterious survival game.
It has a whopping 40-million-dollar prize at stake; Gi Hun, played by Lee Jung Jae, and Sang Woo, played by Park Hae-soo, will join the game.
They are both struggling in their jobs as Gi Hun was fired while Sang Woo is getting in trouble.
The literal translation of Round Six’s Korean title is ‘Squid Game’ which is the street game that the two lead characters played together when they were young.
Round Six will be directed by Hwang Dong Hyuk, whose other works include The Fortress, Miss Granny, and Silenced.
Meanwhile, Lee Jung Jae is a popular actor who starred in Along with the Gods series, Assassination, Chief of Staff, and more.
On the other hand, Park Hae Soo is well-known for his dramas Prison Playbook, Persona, and more.
Round Six will premiere globally, only on Netflix.
Stay tuned for more updates!