The series, which showcases young, passionate people pursuing dreams, was produced by Studio Dragon and will premiere exclusively on the streaming platform in October.
Netflix announced the October release of “Start-Up.” The series was produced by Studio Dragon. It will premiere exclusively on the streaming platform.
The show’s lineup of actors include Bae Suzy, Nam Joo-hyuk, Kim Seon-ho and Kang Han-na, Start-Up is directed by Oh Choong-hwan who contributed to “Hotel del Luna,” “While You Were Sleepin,” “Doctors” and written by popular writer Park Hye-ryun, who worked on “Dream High,” “I Can Hear Your Voice,” “Pinocchio,” and “While You Were Sleeping.”
“Start-up” tells the story of young people passionately pursuing their dreams in the world of startup companies. These individuals, each very different, begin their journeys at the same location called Sand Box, striving to fulfill their dreams and goals.
Bae Suzy plays Seo Dal-mi who dreams of becoming Korea’s Steve Jobs. Nam Joo-hyuk’s character Nam Do-san is the founder of Samsan Tech. A ‘math genius’ as a young boy, Do-san was once the pride of his family but became their shame now, as his business has been going down for the past two years.
Kim Seon-ho plays Han Ji-pyeong, senior investment manager at a venture capital company. His astonishing investment skills and sharp tongue earn him the nickname, “the Gordon Ramsay of investments.” Won In-jae, played by Kang Han-na, is a second-generation ‘chaebol’ CEO who has everything people desire - good education, beauty and money.