Actors Yoo Ji Tae and Lee Yo Won have confirmed that they are going to be showing within the drama “Lee Mong” collectively.
The drama is being produced to mark the 100th anniversary of the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea. It is written by Jo Kyu Won and directed by Yoon Sang Ho.
On August 15, a supply from the manufacturing firm said, “Yoo Ji Tae and Lee Yo Won shall be showing as the principle leads of ‘Lee Mong.’ The drama will begin filming in October and is anticipated to premiere within the first half of 2019.”
“Lee Mong” is an espionage melodrama that takes place in Gyeongseong (now referred to as Seoul), Manchuria, and Singapore throughout the Japanese colonial occupation. Lee Yo Won will play Lee Young Jin, a Joseon (Korean) surgeon who has been raised by Japanese mother and father. Yoo Ji Tae performs Kim Won Bong, the chief of a secret society preventing for Korean independence. The two characters grow to be undercover operatives for the Korean provisional authorities based mostly in Shanghai.