Song of the Bandits

Upcoming South Korean Netflix TV series

Song of the Bandits
Hangul도적: 칼의 소리
LiterallyThief: Sound of the Sword
Genre
  • Historical
  • Action
Created byNetflix
Developed byStudio Dragon (production planning)[1]
Written byHan Jeong-hoon[1]
Directed byHwang Jun-hyeok[1]
Starring
  • Kim Nam-gil
  • Seohyun
  • Yoo Jae-myung
  • Lee Hyun-wook
  • Lee Ho-jung
Country of originSouth Korea
Original languageKorean
Production
Camera setupMulti camera
Production companies
  • Urban Works Media[1]
  • Baram Pictures[1]
DistributorNetflix
Budget₩30 billion[2]
Release
Original networkNetflix
Picture format4K (Ultra HD)
Audio formatDolby Digital

Song of the Bandits (Korean: 도적: 칼의 소리) is an upcoming South Korean streaming television series directed by Hwang Jun-hyeok and written by Han Jeong-hoon, starring Kim Nam-gil, Seohyun, Yoo Jae-myung, Lee Hyun-wook, and Lee Ho-jung.[1][3]

Synopsis

Set in 1920s, during turbulent period of Japanese occupation, the people of Joseon have been deprived of their place of living and expelled to Japan. Those who headed to Gando, a land of lawlessness with different stories, unite as one to protect the homeland of Koreans.

Cast

Main

A former Japanese soldier who left for Gando, leaving everything behind and became a thief protecting the land and people.
The head of the railway bureau of the Japanese Government-General of Korea who has hidden her true identity.
A landowner of a Korean village located in Gando who is a independence activist.
An opportunistic Japanese military officer who gets entangled with Lee Yoon in a terrible relationship.
  • Lee Ho-jung as Eon Nyeon-i[6]
A gunman who goes to Gando after being commissioned to kill Lee Yoon.

Supporting

  • Kim Seol-jin as Kimura, a member of the Magic Band.[7]

Production

In August 2022, it was reported that the filming of the series has been suspended due to heavy rain.[8]

References

  1. ^ a b c d e f g Park Soo-in (March 14, 2022). "김남길 서현 유재명 이현욱 이호정 '도적: 칼의 소리' 출연 확정" [Kim Nam-gil, Seo-hyeon, Yoo Jae-myung, Lee Hyun-wook, Lee Ho-jeong, confirmed to appear in ‘The Thief: The Sound of the Sword’] (in Korean). Newsen. Retrieved March 14, 2022 – via Naver.
  2. ^ a b Lee Seung-mi (October 27, 2021). "[단독]유재명, 300억 대작 넷플릭스 오리지널 '도적' 합류" [[Exclusive] Yoo Jae-myung joins Netflix's 30 billion won original 'The Thief'] (in Korean). Sports Chosun. Retrieved March 13, 2022 – via Naver.
  3. ^ Kwak Yeon-soo (March 14, 2022). "Kim Nam-gil, Seohyun to star in period action series 'Song of the Bandits'". Korea Times. Retrieved August 9, 2022.
  4. ^ Kim Jin-seok (October 14, 2021). "[단독]김남길, 300억원 넷플릭스 '도적' 주인공" [[Exclusive] Kim Nam-gil, 30 billion won Netflix 'Rogue' protagonist] (in Korean). JTBC News. Retrieved March 14, 2022.
  5. ^ Lee Seung-mi (October 22, 2021). "[단독]이현욱, 넷플릭스 오리지널 '도적: 칼의 소리' 합류…김남길과 호흡" [[Exclusive] Hyun-wook Lee joins Netflix's original 'Rogue: The Sound of the Sword'... Breathing with Kim Nam-gil] (in Korean). Sports Chosun. Retrieved March 14, 2022 – via Naver.
  6. ^ Hong Se-young (December 7, 2021). "[단독] 이호정, 넷플릭스 '도적: 칼의 소리' 여주…김남길과 호흡" [[Exclusive] Ho-jeong Lee, the female lead in Netflix's 'Rogue: The Sound of the Sword'... Breathing with Kim Nam-gil] (in Korean). Sports Donga. Retrieved March 14, 2022 – via Naver.
  7. ^ Kang Hyo-jin (March 23, 2022). "[단독]김설진, 넷플릭스 기대작 '도적: 칼의 소리' 합류" [[Exclusive] Kim Seol-jin joins Netflix's anticipated 'Rogue: The Sound of the Sword'] (in Korean). SpoTV News. Retrieved March 23, 2022 – via Naver.
  8. ^ Jo Yeon-kyung (August 9, 2022). "서현, 코로나19 확진…소녀시대 음방 취소·'도적' 영향無(종합)" [Seohyun, Corona 19 confirmed... Girls' Generation's music show canceled, no influence on 'thieves' (comprehensive)] (in Korean). JTBC. Retrieved August 9, 2022 – via Naver.

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