"Island" Webtoon / SBS / FANTAGIO

"Island" is an OCN drama based on the manhwa (manga) and webtoon of the same title. It is a Korean fantasy exorcism story based on Jeju Island folk tales.

Kim NamGil (confirmed), and ASTRO's Cha EunWoo (in talks) are the lead actors. One lead actress needs to be cast. Lee DaHee is in talks to be the lead actress (update: May 18).

Kim NamGil is a veteran actor who has acted in numerous movies and dramas including the recent drama "The Fiery Priest".

As for Cha EunWoo, he could be back to the small screen with another webtoon adaptation after webtoon based dramas "My ID is Gangnam Beauty" and "True Beauty". Cha EunWoo is one of the most popular rising actors and he especially received a lot of love with his role in "True Beauty".

Im SiWan was previously considering Cha EunWoo's role.

A lot of scenes will be filmed in Jeju Island.

Here is more information.

We will keep on updating so stay tuned. 

 

Island (2021)

"Island" (2021 Drama): Cast & Summary

GILSTORY / FANTAGIO

 

Information

Title: Island / 아일랜드

Director: Park BaeJong

Writer: Jang YunMi

Network: OCN

Runtime: Second half of 2021

# of Episodes: Talks about 2 seasons of 10 episodes

Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Action, Exorcism

Language: Korean

 

Summary

Monsters of Jeju Island have been looking for opportunities to get rid of the human world for a long time and started to target a chaebol heiress who arrived in Jeju Island.

 

Cast

"Island" (2021 Drama): Cast & Summary

GRAZIA / "Island" Webtoon

Kim NamGil as Van

He is a sexy chaser of monsters. A man who needs a woman to end his cursed immortal life. He is hunting and killing monsters all the time. He feels no emotions at his slaughters.

 

"Island" (2021 Drama): Cast & Summary

"Island" Webtoon

TBA as Won MiHo

She is the only daughter of the chairman of Daehan Group. She doesn't know about her sad and cruel fate. She is targeted by monsters in Jeju Island and Van is the only one who can protect her.

 

"Island" (2021 Drama): Cast & Summary

FANTAGIO / "Island" Webtoon

ASTRO's Cha EunWoo [in talks] as YoHan/John Skelp (Kang ChanHyuk)

A hip exorcist who is feeling guilty of failing to protect a girl. He is a priest at the Holy Trinity Cathedral of Manhattan (New York, USA). He grew up in the States but did not forget the Korean language by watching K-Dramas. He looks cheerful but he has a dark past behind him.

 

Poster & Teaser

-to be updated-

 

About the manhwa and webtoon

The manhwa (manga) "Island" by Yoon InWan and Yang KyungIl was released from 1997 to 2001 with 7 books. It has a webtoon for a second part in 2016 by the same author and artist.

You can access the webtoon here (Korean).

"Island" (2021 Drama): Cast & Summary

"Island" Webtoon

"Island" (2021 Drama): Cast & Summary

"Island" Webtoon

 

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Tami S.
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Tami S.
Jun 12, 2021 04:36 am

Can someone tell me what that little statue is? I was given two along time ago but have no idea why or what they are.....please.

K Yang
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K Yang
May 26, 2021 04:23 pm

Totally watch it with Seo yea ji

Michelle
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Michelle
May 20, 2021 12:06 am

Im waiting for this.. Fighting eunwoo oppa.. ❤❤❤

Paula
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Paula
May 14, 2021 04:53 am

I hope Eunwoo work on this!
I would die if that happens!

Badbye
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Badbye
May 13, 2021 11:24 am

Ahh, quiero que lo haga pero no para de trabajar, sinceramente espero que tomen la mejor decisión para su salud.

Connie Ro
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Connie Ro
May 13, 2021 10:44 am

Esperemos que Eunwoo responda. De aceptar el papel, tendrá todo mi apoyo y el de AROHA .... Es un excelente actor, y éste sería un papel muy diferente a los ya realizados. Serviría para mostrar su gran crecimiento
#CHAEUNWOO #차은우 #ASTRO #아스트로 @offclASTRO 

Elzaroha
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Elzaroha
May 13, 2021 10:27 am

Eunwoo 😍

Elzaroha
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Elzaroha
May 13, 2021 10:27 am

EUNWOO 😍 hay ya me emocioné💜😘

Leni
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Leni
May 12, 2021 05:50 pm

Can't wait cha eun woo

Leni
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Leni
May 12, 2021 05:50 pm

Kim nam gil eunwoo

Cris
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Cris
Apr 13, 2021 11:08 pm

So who is now the new female lead? Can you cast Sandara Park?

Negar💙
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Negar💙
Apr 2, 2021 12:36 am

woooooow..my KNG is the best...I cant wait

Mirka
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Mirka
Mar 23, 2021 02:06 am

Wow CHA Eunwoo✨