On September 4, it was announced that Jun Ji Hyun and Ju Ji Hoon are going to lead a new drama 'Jirisan' (working title) together.
Jun Ji Hyun will play the role of a character named 'Seo Yi-kang', who is the best ranger at Mount Jiri.
Ju Ji Hoon's character 'Kang Hyun-jo' is a military academy graduate who becomes Seo Yi-kang's partner.
Kim Eun-hee has written hit dramas, including 'Sign' (2011), 'Phantom' (2012), 'Signal' (2016), 'Kingdom' (2019) and more.
Previously, 'Jirisan' was reportedly estimated to cost around 2 billion won (approximately 1.6 million dollars) per episode.
As it is a 16-episode drama, it is presumed that the whole production of 'Jirisan' will cost a total of 32 billion won (approximately 26 million dollars).
(Credit= SBS funE)