Netflix has released the first teaser with characters of the Korean remake of Money Heist, a famous Netflix Spanish web series that was ended with Season 5 in the last year.

In the teaser, the original character of Professor is being played by the Korean actor Yoo Ji-Tae who seems to be planning the first robbery. The Korean version is named Money Heist: Korea-Joint Economic Area.


According to the Netflix website, the story illustrates the genius strategist who is staging the exceptional heist in the Korean Peninsula with his talented crew.

The story would captivate the audience with unexpected twists and turns as the crew stage a hostage while facing inexplicable challenges.

All eyes are focused on the background and definition behind the title Joint Economic Area.  

The first season of the upcoming Korean adaptation will consist of 12 episodes.

Here is the look of all characters playing in the Korean adaptation.


Korean digital content has been enjoying global popularity since the release of Squid Game which was the top trending web series worldwide on Netflix.

Netflix, while talking about the adaption in a statement said: “The international popularity of the La casa de Papel is proof that significant works based in different cultures and languages can be widely distributed by Netflix and loved by audiences worldwide.”

Netflix has produced more than 200 original titles, including over 70 Korean live-action and anime titles. The company has also invested more than $700 million in financing partnerships and co-productions in South Korea since 2015 and the country has 3.3 million paid subscribers as of September 30.