Title: 돼지의 왕 / The King of Pigs
Genre: Thriller, Mystery
Broadcast network: TVING
Broadcast period: 2022-Mar-18 to 2022-Apr-22
Air time: Friday
Two friends meet up and recall their experiences as victims of school bullying when they receive a message from a friend from 20 years ago and mysterious serial killings begin to occur.
Kyung Min lives with the trauma of the school violence he experienced twenty years ago and an unexpected case causes his suppressed emotions to reappear. Meanwhile, Detective Jong Suk receives a mysterious message sent from a friend from 20 years ago which reminds him of the school violence that took place back then. Chasing the mysterious message, he tries to put a stop to the murders.
Through these characters with tragic fates, the drama touches on the origin of school violence and the bullying that pervades modern society.
Kim Dong Wook as Hwang Kyung Min
Kim Sung Gyu as Jung Jong Seok
Chae Jung An as Kang Jin Ah
Hwang Man Ik as Park Sung Jin
Han Soo Yeon as Park Min Joo
Lee Tae Geom as [Jong Seok’s team leader]
Lee Ji Ha as [Kyung Min’s mother]
Jung Eui Jae as Jin Hae Soo
Oh Min Suk as Kang Min [University Hospital’s associate professor]
Ji Chan as Cho Pil Doo
Park Jin as Doo Man Jae
Kim Min Shik as Kim Min Seok
Yang So Min as Kim Hyeon Jung