‘Chaebol X Detective’ depicts a powerful team of a third-generation chaebol who becomes a strong detective, showcasing a “money for money, power for power” FLEX investigation. Writer Kim Bada, who wrote ‘My Name’, and director Kim Jae Hong, who co-directed ‘Mind Readers’ and ‘Evil Spirit’, have teamed up for this project.
Ahn Bo Hyun plays Jin Yi-soo, a carefree third-generation chaebol and a parachute detective. Jin Yi-soo, who uses the chaebol’s immense wealth and connections, as well as his quick thinking and various activity skills acquired while having fun, becomes a chaebol who catches other chaebols.
Park Ji Hyun takes on the role as Lee Kang-hyun, a detective enthusiast and the first female team leader in the powerful department. Lee Kang-hyun is a veteran detective who risks her life to arrest criminals, and she is a character who possesses both toughness and tenderness in her social life. However, her detective career takes a significant turn when she unexpectedly becomes partners with Jin Yi-soo, who is a thorn to her.
Furthermore, the chemistry between Ahn Bo Hyun and Park Ji Hyun, who once again collaborate in acting, is also noteworthy. The two previously showcased a perfect disguise as close friends in the drama ‘Yumi’s Cells’, capturing viewers’ full attention and displaying their proven chemistry.
With the reunion of Ahn Bo Hyun and Park Ji Hyun as an explosive investigation duo, expectations are high for a unique chemistry that builds upon their solid acting chemistry from their previous work.
Meanwhile, ‘Chaebol X Detective’ is scheduled to premiere in January 2024.