Netflix To Air Korean Period Zombie Series

Netflix has come onboard a second Korean original television series, this one a period zombie thriller titled “Kingdom” from production company Astory.

Kim Seong-hun (“Tunnel”) helms and Kim Eun-hee (“Signal”) penned the eight-episode series which is set in Korea’s medieval Joseon period where a crown prince is sent on a suicide mission to investigate a mysterious outbreak that leads him to a brutal truth that threatens the kingdom.

All eight episodes of the series will premiere exclusively on Netflix in 2018 to its members in more than 190 countries. Netflix’s first original Korean series is “Love Alarm” which was announced earlier this year.

Source: Deadline