Washington: Actor Park Hae-soo of ‘Squid Sport’ fame is about to star within the Korean adaptation of the favored Spanish sequence ‘Cash Heist (La Casa de Papel)’, Netflix introduced on Tuesday.
In keeping with Selection, Park is about to play Andres ‘Berlin’ de Fonollosa, one of many drama’s foremost characters. The information of his casting hits as the unique sequence approaches the conclusion of its five-year run on December 3, and because the streamer revealed that Berlin is about to look in an origin story spin-off scheduled for 2023.
Berlin was performed by Spain’s Pedro Alonso within the unique. Park is the primary forged member of the Korean model to be introduced.
“Previously 5 years, followers all over the world have proven their love for the sequence. I hope our Korean model additionally receives your love and assist,” mentioned Park in a Korean video message, wearing a dapper go well with and holding one of many present’s signature heist masks.
He added, “It’s an honour for me to take part in such an exquisite sequence and above all to make Berlin an incredible character. I’m positive the remainder of the forged of the Korean model feels the identical approach as I do.”
“As an actor and as a fan of the sequence, I wish to thank the forged and crew of ‘Cash Heist’ for the nice sequence they’ve created. We’re wanting ahead to sharing the Korean model of Cash Heist with you in 2022,” continued Park.
He thanked Pedro Alonso for giving him the “well-known masks” and promised to offer him the one they use within the Korean model subsequent yr in return.
The information of the Korean adaptation of ‘Cash Heist’ was first unveiled final November. Collection creator Alex Pina will government produce whereas Kim Hong-sun will direct off a screenplay written by Ryu Yong-jae.
As per Selection, till the launch of ‘Squid Sport’, ‘Cash Heist’ was Netflix’s most-watched non-English-language drama, seen by 180 million households globally.