SBS’s Racket Boys will join Netflix’s Korean series lineup when it premieres this coming May 31.
This was announced by the drama’s production company Pan Entertainment on May 20, confirming that it has signed a contract with Netflix for the drama to stream on the global platform.
Racket Boys is a youth and sports drama about a group of young badminton rookies and their journey in the competitive sports industry. Kim Sang-kyung (Miss Lee) and Oh Na-ra (Chip In) take on the roles of team coaches, while teen stars Tang Jun-sang (Move to Heaven), Son Sang-yeon (Failing in Love), Choi Hyun-wook (Taxi Driver), Kim Kang-hoon (Mouse), Lee Jae-in (Undercover), and Lee Ji-won (The Uncanny Counter) play badminton athletes.
Racket Boys is spearheaded by Prison Playbook (2017–2018) screenwriter Jung Bo-hoon and director Jo Young-kwang of Heart Surgeons (2018).
Watch the drama’s official Netflix trailer below.