Netflix just recently released the official trailer of Twenty Five Twenty One, a kdrama series with male lead Nam Joo Hyuk and female lead Kim Tae Ri. The series is expected to premiere on February 12 on Netflix. Watch the trailer below:
Plot Synopsis: Twenty Five Twenty One
Nam Joo Hyuk is back! He plays Baek Yi Jin, a young man seeking to rebuild his life after his family went bankrupt during the East Asian Financial Crisis in 1988. At this time, he meets Na Hee Do (played by Kim Tae Ri). She is determined to pursue her fencing career despite the disbandment of their school fencing club.
Baek Yi Jin and Na Hee Do met when they were 22 and 18, respectively. They started a friendship that only blossomed to love when they turned 25 and 21. The series will follow how the two of them went through hardships together as they ventured towards adulthood.
This series is the first that Nam Joo Hyuk will appear in after the hit Netflix kdrama series Start-Up in 2020, where he played Nam Do San. The actor is also known for his roles in Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo, The Bride of Habaek, Moon Lover: Scarlet Heart Ryeo, and more.
Meanwhile, female lead Kim Tae Ri is known for her hit historical drama series Mr. Sunshine produced by tvN. She also won the Best New Actress award during the 37th Blue Dragon Film Awards in 2016 for her role in The Handmaiden movie as Sook-Hee.
This refreshing series will release new episodes every Saturday and Sunday. It can be streamed through Netflix just in time for Valentine’s Day. In addition, fans are given 16 episodes to look forward to for the following weeks. – WhatALife!
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