An all-star cast headlines Netflix’s exciting new historical war drama. War and revolt. Set during the Japanese invasion of Joseon Korea in the late 16th century, the film could be one of Netflix’s most ambitious projects. Here’s everything we know so far about War and revolt on Netflix.
War and revolt is an upcoming South Korean historical war drama directed by Kim Sang Man and written by Shin Chul. Moho Film is the production studio behind the film, with Park Chan Wook serving as executive producer.
What is the plot of War and revolt?
At the time of writing, plot details for War and Revolt were extremely limited.
The only synopsis we have so far is from the Korean news site Naver, which has been translated from Korean to English from MyDramaList:
“A historical martial arts action drama set during the Imjin War and after.”
What is the Imjin War?
The Imjin War refers to the invasion of Joseon Korea by Japanese forces led by daimyo Toyotomi Hideyoshi between 1592 and 1598.
The six-year conflict led to the deaths of more than one million Korean civilians and military personnel, including the deaths of 20,000 Chinese soldiers sent to defend Korea by the Ming Dynasty. More than one hundred thousand Japanese soldiers died in the conflict.
Japan’s invasion force included more than 300,000 soldiers and was the largest invasion force in naval history. It would not be until more than 350 years later that the size and scale of the invasion was surpassed by the Allied invasion of Normandy in 1944.
Who are the cast members of War and revolt?
There are confirmed clues for War and revolt.
Park Jung Min plays the role of Jong Ryeo. Fans of the Netflix series. bound to hell will recognize Jung Min for his role as Bae Young Jae.
Kang Dong Won plays the role of Cheon Young. It will be the Netflix debut for the actor, who starred in films such as Peninsula, Runnerand 1987: When the day comes.
Cha Seung Won plays the role of King Seon Jo. Netflix subscribers will be familiar with some of Seung Won’s work on the streaming service. He has starred in films such as night in paradise, Believerand the next Believer 2. She also starred in the K-drama series. Our bluesand A Korean odyssey.
Kim Shin Rok plays the role of Beom Dong. The actress played the supporting role of Park Jung Ja in bound to hell and will return in season 2 as one of the protagonists. He will also star in the upcoming second season of Sweet Home.
Jin Seon Kyu plays the role of Kim Ja Ryung. He has been seen in guest and supporting roles in multiple Netflix K-dramas such as King the earth, The strange counter 2, Behind every star, vincenzoand kingdom.
Jung Sung Il plays the role of Genshin. Fans of the viral sensation. The glory will recognize Sung Il for playing the lead role of Ha Do Young. She also starred Our blues.
What is the production status of War and revolt?
Official production status: Post-production (Last update: 11/13/2023)
Filming reportedly began in South Korea in early June 2023 and wrapped in early November 2023.
When War and revolt be on netflix?
Once filming is completed, the film will spend the next few months in post-production. The most realistic launch date would be in the second half of 2024 and probably in the fourth quarter of 2024.
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