Han Hyo-joo to star in new apocalypse drama

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7 May – Han Hyo-joo is set to star in a new drama, "Happiness".

As reported on Yonhap, the actress is set to play the role of a special police force agent Yoon Sae-bom, who finds herself facing a chaotic world just as she moves into her new apartment complex.

Cast alongside Han is Hyungsik, who will play the role of detective Jung Yi-hyun.

Produced by Studio Dragon, "Happiness" revolves around the residents of an apartment complex in the wake of a deadly virus. Written by Hang Sang-woon of "Watcher" fame, the series will also be directed by Ahn Gil-ho ("Record of Youth").

Han Hyo-joo is one of the most popular actresses in South Korea.
Han Hyo-joo is one of the most popular actresses in South Korea.
The actress has graced the cover of Vogue Korea
The actress has graced the cover of Vogue Korea

Said the studio, "In these days where we feel the preciousness of everyday life, we will provide a different type of fun with the most realism."

Filming will begin this month, though no news as to which station will be airing the show.

(Photo Source: Han Hyo-joo Instagram)