Following the significant success of Extraordinary Prosecutor WooEMK Musical Company has revealed that Park Eun Bin’s K-drama will be remade into a musical.
The romantic life series joins a slew of popular K-dramas that have turned into a musical production.
Extraordinary Prosecutor Woo Musical comedy confirmed!
According to Korea Joongang Daily, the 16-part series EMK Musical Company will produce the musical and will be released worldwide.
“EMK Musical will present the world premiere of the musical version of Extraordinary Prosecutor Wooas announced on its official social networks.
The said company is behind successful musicals such as as Elisabeth, Mata Hariand The man who Laughs.
In a separate report, EMK CEO and chief producer Eom Hong Hyeon said that he considered reproducing hit series like Park Eun Bin’s K-drama, but was hesitant to do so for drama show.
“There have been many attempts to replicate successful drama series as musicals. But we still worry about whether the long stories of TV series could be represented in two- to three-hour stage performances.
Regarding the webtoon-based K-drama Extraordinary Prosecutor WooEMK thinks that due to its “clear storyline”, they could “expand the original a bit more into a musical”.
Interestingly, the Extraordinary Prosecutor Woo the musical is set to premiere in 2024.
The news comes after production company ASTORY confirmed Park Eun Bin’s K-drama renewal.
Extraordinary Prosecutor Woo Season 2 officially gets the green light
According to AllKpop, ASTORY President Lee Sang Baek, the production company behind Extraordinary Attorney Woo, has confirmed that the hit series ENA will return for a sequel.
In a statement, he expressed his deep gratitude to viewers and fans who were hooked on Woo Young Woo’s story.
“Thanks to the support of many viewers, ‘Attorney Woo‘ will return with Season 2. We hope to air the second season in 2024,” Chairman Lee said.
Following the confirmation, the president of ASTORY shared updates regarding the beloved K-drama’s cast and crew.
“However, the process of adjusting the schedules of all cast and crew will pose a significant challenge. Nevertheless, we plan to continue with Season 2 without any cast member changes or any changes to the production team. .”
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Extraordinary Prosecutor Woo Heading into its final week
The 16-part webtoon-based series is definitely one of the notable K-dramas released in 2022.
Thousands of viewers fell in love with the unique story of 27-year-old lawyer Woo Young Woo (Park Eun Bin), who was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder.
Despite her disorder, she managed to pursue her dream of becoming a lawyer with her high IQ of 164, creative thought process and impressive memory.
In addition to topping the prestigious Seoul National University for college and law school, she entered a top law firm. The only problem with Woo Young Woo is his social interactions.
Kang Ki Young and Kang Tae Oh are joining Park Eun Bin as the main stars.
Unfortunately, Extraordinary Prosecutor Woo There were only two episodes left and was set to air its final week this August 17 via Netflix.
From the perfect streak on the hottest charts to leading July’s star brand reputation
At the height of the Lawyer Extraordinary Woo craze, the webtoon-based ENA series also topped the charts for hottest dramas and actors, as well as July’s Star Brand Reputation Chart.
According to Soompi, the Korean Business Research Institute released the names of 30 celebrities who made it to the July Brand Reputation Ranking.
Park Eun Bin surpassed Son Seok Koo, who was previously number one on the monthly chart with a brand reputation index of 12,087,763.
When it comes to hottest rankings, the romance life series remained unbeatable in both drama and cast list.
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