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JEON Yeo-been Joins Netflix Original Series GLITCH
- Writerby Pierce Conran
After My Death (2018) actress JEON Yeo-been is teaming up with Very Ordinary Couple (2013) director ROH Deok on the upcoming Glitch, a new mystery, comedy and thriller original series from Netflix. The show is being written by GIN Han-sai, who wrote the Netflix show Extracurricular.
JEON will play Hong Jihyo, a woman who tries to track down her missing boyfriend with the help of the members of a UFO club. While she does so, she comes face to face with unknown beings and their mysterious secret.
After winning the Actress of the Year award from the Busan International Film Festival for After My Death (2018), JEON was quickly embraced by the industry, picking up several Best New Actress prizes for her role. JEON went on to land several major film and TV roles.
She appeared in the Lunar New Year comedy SECRET ZOO (2020), as well as PARK Hoon-jung’s crime thriller Night in Paradise, which debuted at the Venice International Film Festival last year and will launch worldwide on Netflix next month. She is currently on screens opposite SONG Joong-ki in the hit tvN drama Vincenzo.
Director NOH is known for her acclaimed debut, the romantic comedy-drama Very Ordinary Couple (2013) with KIM Min-hee and LEE Min-ki, and her journalism thriller The Exclusive : Beat the Devil’s Tattoo (2015) with JO Jung-suk.