2018 is full of dramas adapted from webtoon, welcome another one!
JiSoo is back to the small scene, he acted in dramas such as “Moon Lovers” (2016) and “Strong Woman Dong BongSoon” (2017). It is his first lead role.
It was reported that JiSoo is trying a character different from his previous ones and that he analyzed meticulously his character. Many viewers are curious about his transformation for this short drama of only 2 episodes.
Here is more information.
Ping Pong Ball (2018)
Title: Ping Pong Ball/takgugong/탁구공
Director: Kim SangHo
Writer: Park JiWon, webtoon written by Jo KeumSan
Runtime: From September 17th
# of Episodes: 2
The drama is a unique buddy drama. A university student meets a questionable homeless man and goes through the process of sharing his emotions about his previous unfulfilled love. A relation with confusion and sincerity.
Yoo JaeMyung as Kim DeukHwan
A questionable homeless man living by a stream close by an apartment complex.
JiSoo as Kim YoungJoon
A university student in philosophy major. He has modern taste and has his inner world.
Here is the teaser.
Here is the official poster.
Here are some images from the webtoon.