It’s finally happening folks. The premiere of tvN‘s Jirisan is just a month away and that means, we are that much closer to seeing both Jun Ji Hyun and Ju Ji Hoon on our screens — at the same time.
The two top star actors garnered a hot response when their appearances were confirmed in the series, as netizens have been anticipating the chemistry between Jun Ji Hyun and Ju Ji Hoon ever since. In addition to that, Jirisan garnered an even hotter response when it was revealed that director Lee Eung Bok and screen writer Kim Eun Hee would be working together for the production.
Lee Eung Bok is the mastermind behind Sweet Home, Mr. Sunshine, Guardian: The Lonely and Great God, Descendants of the Sun, and many more. Kim Eun Hee is the very woman responsible for the Kingdom series, Signal, Sign and more. In addition to the stellar cast, the addition of Lee Eung Bok and Kim Eun Hee’s collaboration has created an even bigger buzz for this upcoming series.
And as eager viewers count down the days until the premiere date, Jirisan dropped an exciting, action-packed teaser to quench everyone’s thirst. One of the official teasers starts off in a dark, outdoor setting with Jun Ji Hyun in the middle of what appears to be a flash flood.
Then we have Ju Ji Hoon standing on top of the mountain…
…and him looking into the dark mountains with an intense expression…
… and Jun Ji Hyun trekking through the snow.
The tvN series is about rangers working together to rescue people at the Jiri Mountain National Park. The two rangers, Jun Ji Hyun and Ju Ji Hoon work together, along with the rest of their crew to save people from a variety of dangerous situations.
The action, the drama, and the bits of comedic relief in addition to Jun Ji Hyun and Ju Ji Hoon’s casting has become the talk of the town, as netizens responded with excitement to Jirisan‘s teaser.
- “Wow…it’s so soon heh.”
- “I can’t believe it’s Jun Ji Hyun and Ju Ji Hoon. I want to watch it alreadyㅜㅜ.”
- “I can’t wait, my heart is pounding.”
- “I have been waiting for this for real. My heart is pounding.”
- “I was watching ‘Goong’ and I completely fell for Ju Ji Hoonㅜㅜ My heart is racing.”
- “This will be the first drama that I watch in awhile.”
- “Wow, I am definitely watching this.”
Jirisan will mark Jun Ji Hyun’s small screen comeback since her appearance in the 2016 K-Drama The Legend of the Blue Sea, making the anticipation even greater for the upcoming premiere.
The exciting tvN series is set to premiere on October 23, 2021 so be on the lookout for that. In the meantime, make sure to check out the official Jirisan teaser down below.