With a Narcos shaped hole left in the Netflix line-up, hoping to fill that void will be Yoon Jong Bin’s crime-thriller, The Accidental Narco. The highly anticipated series, which will debut on Netflix in 2022 sometime, stars Park Hae Soon and Squid Game. Here’s everything we know so far about The Accidental Narco season 1 on Netflix.
Yoon Jong Bin is the director and writer of The Accidental Narco, a South Korean crime-thriller series.
A Netflix subscription is a great way to enjoy k-drama with many internationally licensed titles, including the adaptations of Money Heist, Love Hate You and other exciting new k-dramas.
Netflix has not yet announced a release date for The Accidental Narco. However, we know the movie will come out sometime in 2022.
We predict we’ll see The Accidental Narco arrive on Netflix in Q3 of 2022. We expect the series to arrive sometime between July and September.
Suriname is based on real events. A drug lord in South America has attracted the National Intelligence Service's attention. An ordinary businessman who hoped to make his fortune in Suriname, but fell into drug crime and corruption is enlisted by the intelligence service.
The most recognizable cast member of The Accidental Narco is arguably Squid Game’s Park Hae Soo. The actor played a big part in Squid Game as Cho Sang Woo or contestant”No. 218.” Fans will get to see more of Park Hae Soo on Netflix this year in the Korean adaptation of Money Heist as Berlin.
The Accidental Narco will be the Netflix debut for Hwang Jung Min and Ha Jung Woo. Hwang Jung Min is making this his fourth series of dramas. He previously appeared in The Fool (2009) and Korean Peninsula (2012).
Ha Jung Woo was a star in five K-Dramas between 2002 and 2016. After appearing as an actor in Entourage's 2016 drama Entourage, the Accidental Narco is his first role in k-drama.
Here are the cast members for The Accidental Narco.
|Role||Cast Member||Where Have I Watched Them Before?|
|Kang In Gu||Ha Jung Woo||H.I.T | Age of Warriors | Honest Living|
|Jeon Yo Hwan||Hwang Jung Min||Korean Peninsula | That Fool | Hush|
|Choi Chang Ho||Park Hae Soo||Squid Game | Prison Playbook | Money Heist|
|Byeon Ki Tae||Jo Woo Jin||Mr. Sunshine | Chicago Typewriter | Goblin|
|David Park||Yoo Yeon Seok||Hospital Playlist | Mr. Sunshine | Dr. Romantic|
|TBA||Choo Ja Hyun||Arthdal Chronicles | Beautiful World | My Unfamiliar Family|
|TBA||Chang Chen||Love and Destiny | The Soul | Forever Young|
Six episodes total are available on The Accidental Narco. Each episode should run approximately 50 minutes.
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