Netflix’s latest Korean drama, Vincenzo, debuted last week to a fantastic reception, but who are the cast of this latest hit series?
Vincenzo is premiered on Netflix last week on Saturday, 20th February 2021. The K-drama was written by Park Jae-Bum and directed by Kim Hee-Won.
The thriller series revolves around a young boy named Park Joo-Hyeong who was adopted and raised in Italy. Fast forward to the future where is now a successful lawyer who works for the Mafia on the side. Events lead to him fleeing to South Korea where he falls in love with the lawyer trying to help him.
As the series is rumoured to feature famous stars, fans are now wondering who will appear in the cast for the K-drama?
Vincenzo on Netflix: Cast
- Song Joong Ki as Vincenzo Cassano/Park Joo Hyung
- Jeon Yeo Bin as Hong Cha Young
- OK Taecyeon as Jang Jun Woo
- Kwak Dong Yeon as Jang Han Seo
- Kim Yeo Jin as Choi Myung Hee
- Yoo Jae Myung as Hong Yoo Chan
- Yang Kyung Won as Lee Cheol Wook
- Jo Han Chul as Han Seung Hyuk
- Kim Yoon Hye as Seo Mi Ri
- Choi Deok Moon as Tak Hong Shik
Many of the cast members that are due to make an appearance in supporting roles can be seen on Mydramalist.
Cast members can be seen in the Tweet below, attending the premiere for Vincenzo!
Song Joong Ki as Vincenzo Cassano/Park Joo Hyung
Song Joong Ki is a South Korean actor who was born in the Dong district on 19th September 1985. Song has two siblings, one older and one younger, making him the middle child. He graduated with a degree in Business Administration in 2012 from Sungkyunkwan University. He has been active in his acting career since 2008.
Song is well known for his roles in ‘Sungkyunkwan Scandal’ (2010) and ‘Descendants of the Sun’ (2016). He is set to appear in ‘Vincenzo’ this year, alongside ‘Space Sweepers’. His upcoming roles include a drama titled ‘Arthdal Chronicles: Season 2’. The release date for his upcoming series, where he reprises the lead role character, Eun Seom Sa Ya, is yet to be confirmed.
He will play the lead role in ‘Vincenzo’ as Vincenzo Cassano.
While there is an Instagram account in his name, we are not able to confirm that this is his official account at the time of writing this (below).
Yeo Bin Jeon as Hong Cha Young
Yeo Bin Jeon is a South Korean actress who was born in Gangneung on 26th July 1989. Jeon has been active in her acting career from as early as 2015, where she played a supporting role in ‘Treacherous’.
She is well known for her roles in ‘After My Death’ (2017) and ‘Be Melodramatic’ (2019). Jeon does not have any upcoming roles that we know of at the time of writing this, aside from her role in ‘Vincenzo’.
In the new K-drama series, she is set to appear in a leading role as a love interest for Vincenzo Cassano.
It is not known whether or not she has any social media accounts however, there are many social media accounts in her name.
OK Taecyeon as Jang Jun Woo
Fans are eagerly waiting for the appearance of OK Taecyeon, who is set to appear as the third leading role in ‘Vincenzo’. OK Taecyeon is better known as Taecyeon from South Korean boyband, 2PM.
He was born in Seoul, South Korea on 27th December 1988 and is widely known around the world for his work as a musician. He has one older sister and is currently managed by JYP Entertainment, though 2PM has been on hiatus since 2017.
As well as his career as an artist, fans know him for appearing in TV series’ such as ‘The Game: Towards Zero’ (2020) and ‘Save Me’ (2017). He has no known upcoming roles aside from ‘Vincenzo’.
You can follow him on his official Instagram below.
Kwak Dong Yeon as Jang Han Seo
While Kwak Dong Yeon does not play a lead role, rather a supporting one, many fans are excited for his appearance in the drama series.
Kwak Dong Yeon is well known as a South Korean actor and musician. He was born on 19th March 1997. He has two siblings that are both older than him.
Kwak is managed by his agent, H& Entertainment. He has been active in his career since 2012, where he made an appearance in ‘Unexpected You’. He has gone on to work in ‘Moonlight Drawn by Clouds’ (2016) and ‘My ID is Gangnam Beauty’ (2018), where he played roles he is now well known for.
His last appearance before the upcoming drama ‘Vincenzo’, was in ‘It’s okay to Not Be Okay’ (2020). There is no confirmation for upcoming roles he may feature in.
You can follow him on his official Instagram below!
Yoo Jae Myung as Hong Yu Chan
In the series, Yoo plays a lawyer that is helping Vincenzo take down the real estate company that has illegally taken over where they reside in Geumga-dong Apartment complex.
Yoo was born in Busan, South Korea on 3rd June 1973. He is well known for his appearances in Korean Dramas and movies. Yoo married in 2018 and has one child with his wife.
Yoo’s acting career dates back to 2001, where he first appeared in, ‘The Last Witness’. His most recognised work is in, ‘Itaewon Class’ (2020) and ‘Strong Girl Bong-Soon’ (2017).
For the year 2021, he is appearing in Vincenzo as well as ‘Times’. His upcoming work includes ‘Alien’, a Korean movie that does not yet have a release date.
His official Instagram is not yet verified but is thought to be the one shown below:
Vincenzo will be available to watch on Netflix on Saturday, 20th February 2021. This may vary depending on your time zone.
By Iram Sharifah Khan – [email protected]