Korean drama Police University has become a hot topic of discussion before its premiere. The reason is, Police University hooked three main players who are already familiar to Korean drama fans.
Fans can look forward to the chemistry of the two K-Pop idols who met in Police University, f(x)’s Krystal and former B1A4’s Jinyoung. There is also a senior actor Cha Tae Hyun who starred in the film My Sassy Girl.
Police University will air its first episode on Monday (9/8/2021). Officially replacing At a Distance Spring Is Green, Police University airs every Monday and Tuesday at 21:30 KST on KBS2.
Here are 4 interesting facts about the Korean drama Police University that you have been waiting for:
1. First Drama Set in Police University
Police University is the first Korean drama set in a police university. This was also mentioned by Jinyoung, former B1A4 in his interview with 1st Look Magazine on Wednesday (21/4/2021).
Jinyoung said, “I believe this is the first drama that tells the story of students who study at the police university. That’s why I believe this drama will reveal something new, refreshing, and entertaining,” said Jinyoung.
2. Police University Synopsis
Synopsis Police University follows the story of a police university professor and students who form an investigation team. Yoo Dong Man (played by Cha Tae Hyun) is a former detective turned professor.
He has worked for 20 years in various departments, including violent crime and cyberspace. Now, Yoo Dong Man has to team up with two much younger police university freshmen, Kang Seon Ho (played by Jinyoung) and Oh Kang Hee (played by Krystal).
3. Police University Player
Cha Tae Hyun is known for his roles in films such as My Sassy Girl and Hello Ghost. The Police University star will play the veteran detective Yoo Dong Man, who has strong determination and courage.
Jinyoung is a former member of B1A4 who has spread his wings as a song producer and actor. In Police University, he plays Kang Sun Ho, a former hacker who becomes a police university student. He falls in love for the first time with Oh Kang Hee (player Krystal Jung).
Krystal Jung has starred in several Korean dramas such as The Heirs and Prison Playbook. Police University viewers can look forward to his action as Oh Kang Hee, a freshman who dreams of becoming a police officer.
4. Describing the Intricacies of Police Students
Police University will showcase the laughter and sadness experienced by police university students. The Police University production team hopes that viewers can feel connected to the lives of students who are beset by various problems.
“Through Police University, we plan to show the true story of young people who are not always beautiful. We hope to make viewers connected and touched through the story of growth, where they sometimes experience bumps and get discouraged,” said the Police University production team, as reported by Soompi.
Jinyoung’s character in Police University, Kang Sun Ho, is described as a student who shows neither ambition nor emotion. His life begins to change after meeting Yoo Dong Man, his professor, and life mentor.
Oh Kang Hee (player Krystal) hides an old wound that no one else knows. He struggles tirelessly to achieve his dream as a police officer and begins to grow when he begins a relationship with Kang Sun Ho.
The Korean drama Police University also marked the comeback of Jinyoung ex B1A4 after completing his mandatory military service this year. Indonesian viewers can watch Police University with Indonesian subtitles on Viu.