Those Who Read Hearts of Evil is based on a novel written by Go Na-moo and Kwon Il-young of the same title and tells the story of the first criminal profiler in South Korea who struggles to read the minds of serial killers. Leading the cast are actors Kim Nam-gil (The Fiery Priest), Jin Seon-kyu (Kingdom 2), and Kim So-jin (Marriage Contract).
Ryeoun is set to play the role of Jung Woo-joo, a newcomer in the criminal behavior analysis team who keeps and analyzes data to solve crimes.
Ryeoun said, “It’s an honor to work with seniors I’ve always respected. I will [act well] so that I can repay the director and writer who trusted me. We ask for a lot of interest and anticipation from the viewers.”
Those Who Read Hearts of Evil is slated to air in the second half of 2021.