tvN's new sci-fi drama, "Circle" is all set to premiere on May 22 and the actor of the drama Yeo Jin Goo has been highly praised by the PD Min Jin Ki.
The said thriller drama is divided into two parts, "Part 1: Beta Project" and "Part 2: An Amazing New World," and it takes place in 2017 and 2037, respectively. The drama promises to show narratives in two different generations at the same time, in the same episode.
In the present timeline, Yeo Jin Goo plays the role of a college student when the aliens come to the earth and in the future, Kim Kang-woo plays the role of a police detective when the world is divided into two territories namely, utopian "Smart Earth" and the other one as "Ordinary Earth" that's still filled with suffering.
Yeo Jin Goo's character is emotionally complex but he pulls it off perfectly. In fact, PD Min Jin Ki praised the actor and said, "Because of his many years of experience, his aura and presence on set are unparalleled. He's an actor that can tell whole stories with just his eyes."
PD Min Jin Ki continued, "[Yeo Jin Goo's character] is a very complicated character and the sci-fi genre is not easy for most actors; however, Yeo Jin Goo makes very few mistakes and his near-perfect acting abilities make it impossible to imagine anyone else in that role."
Meanwhile, the tvN drama, "Circle" is all set to air a special preview episode before its premiere on May 22 at 11 p.m. KST.
Here is the teaser video of the upcoming drama: