K-Drama “MAN x MAN” Premieres on Netflix Friday April 21st
Netflix is premiering MAN x MAN, a Netflix original series and Netflix’s first simulcast of a Korean drama, tonight at 10:00 pm SGT the same time as it premieres on JTBC (11:00 pm, KST).
The first episode tells the story of a secret elite agent Kim Seol Woo (played by Park Hae Jin) who is cold-hearted enough to take advantage of love and people for his mission is sent on the first undercover job to be a bodyguard for a top hallyu star, Woon Kwang with a clue ‘find three wooden statues.’
Check out the 6+minutes clip below, which includes trailers and BTS featurettes … unfortunately all in Korean, wi5h No English Subs :p
About Man x Man: "MAN x MAN is a Netflix original series and Netflix’s first simulcast of a Korean drama in over 20 languages to millions of subscribers across the world. Except for Korea and the US, Man x Man will stream globally on Netflix the same time as it premiers on JTBC every Friday and Saturday. In Korea, the series will be live on Netflix an hour after airing on JTBC; and in the U.S., Man x Man will be in two parts, each part comprising eight episodes each. MAN x MAN is a new series directed by producer Chang-min Lee, who worked on popular K-drama series like Giant, Bride of the Sun, Birth of a Beauty, and Remember: War of the Son. The latter was written by Kim Won-seok, who was also recognized for co-writing Descendants of the Sun, one of the most successful K-drama series in 2016. Man x Man stars Park Hae-jin who has been known for roles in acclaimed works including My Love from the Star, Bad Guys, and Cheese in the Trap. The drama tells the story of Kim Seol Woo (played by Park Hae Jin), who becomes a ghost bodyguard for a top hallyu star, the secret "men" who surround him, and their mysterious exploits."
(Cheers for the headsup, Vivien)