Tow Truck 2019 (KBS Drama Special)
If you’re looking for a mystery action drama, then this drama is definitely a must-watch. The newest series is about a tow truck driver who witnessed a girl being kidnapped. He will then go on an adventure to try to save the girl. The series promises action, adventure, mystery, and drama all at the same time.
The Tow Truck driver’s character named Tae Goo is played by the well-known Korean actor Lee Tae-Sun. The 26-years old actor made a television debut in 2016 in a romantic comedy entitled entertainer.
He portrayed the role of a single father and a band member. In 2017, Lee Tae-Sun has been part of the third installment of The Color Fantasy entitled Queen of the Ring. In the same year, he was also included in the lack of comedy Prison Playbook in which he played the younger version of Park Hae-soo’s character.
Lee Tae-Sun also joined the cast of the fantasy romantic comedy My First Love in 2018. He was also part of the Korean version of the American television series Suits where he played the character of an elite lawyer. In 2019, Lee Tae-Sun starred in Hotel del Luna where he gained an award for his performance.
Also, star of the upcoming drama Tow Truck is Kang Ki-Doong. He is famous for his supporting roles in numerous popular Korean drama series.
Some of Kang Ki-Doong’s television series include High School King of Savvy in 2014, Oh My Ghost in 2015, Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Jo in 2016, I’m Not a Robot in 2017, What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim in 2018 and Moment at eighteen 2019. Kang Ki-Doong also joined the cast of the hit variety show village Survival, the Eight in 2018 until 2019.
Kang Ki-Doong also won several awards for his acting. In 2018, he was awarded as Best Supporting Actor for his role in The Secret Terrius in MS Drama Awards. In 2019, Kang Ki-Doong was also awarded for Excellence Actor Award in the 12th Korean Drama Awards for his performance in Moment at eighteen.
Jo Hee Bong is also part of the new drama. His role name is Ahn Kyeong Yeob, a policeman who helps Tae Goo follow the kidnapped girl. Jo Hee Bong began his acting career when he was 26 years old when he became part of the theatre troupe Bipa.
He eventually started his supporting actor on screen in films such as Blind in 2011 and Incomplete Life: Prequel in 2013. He was also part of drama series Hong Gil Dong in 2008, Unsolved in 2010 and Good Doctor in 2013.
Aside from his acting skills, Jo Hee Bong is also known for his superb performance in the 2009 New York Film Festival, 2011 Thames Festival in London and the 2013 International Film Festival in Berlin.
Jo Hee Bong has been nominated for several acting awards such as the Excellence Actor Award in KBS Drama Awards for The Stars Shine Brightly, and Disciplinary Committee in 2006 and 2008, respectively.
He was also nominated for Best Supporting Actor in 2013 KBS Drama Awards for his performance in The Good Doctor.
Tow truck is directed by the award-winning director Lee Ho. Lee Ho made his debut as a director in the crime thriller The Scam in 2009. The Scam is tagged as the first-ever Korean film to ride the stock market.
In order to make the film as authentic as possible, Lee Ho spent almost two years researching and interviewing different financial traders.
During that time, Lee Ho ended up losing all of his investments dabbling in the stock market. His struggle paid off when he won as Best New Director in the 46th Grand Bell Awards in 2009 and 2010 46th Baeksang Arts Awards.
After The Scam, Director Lee Ho began filming a science fiction drama entitled Robor, Sori in 2016. The film is about a man who made an unforgettable bond with a robot who tracks down the man’s missing daughter’s voice.
In the trailer, a truck driver named Tae Goo is on his way home when he saw a girl (played by being kidnapped, unknown gang members. Soon, he finds himself in the middle of distraught as he follows the kidnappers and eventually tries to save the girl.
Tow Truck (also known as Wreck Car) is one of the KBS2 Drama special 2019 series. It is released on October 11, 2019.