Following the success of Hellbound in 2021, Netflix will release a number of webtoon-based dramas in 2022. All of Us Are Dead was the first drama to be released in January 2022, and it quickly rose to the top of the global charts. There are four other webtoon-based dramas coming to Netflix in 2022, each in a different genre.
1. Mask Girl
Mask Girl tells the story of Kim Mo-Mi, a woman who is unhappy with her own appearance. She works as a regular employee during the day, but at night, she hides her face behind a mask and works as an online streamer known as “Mask Girl.”
The original webtoon is divided into three seasons, and Kim Mo-Mi’s appearance changes with each season. She goes through several unexpected accidents and becomes a determined person willing to go to any length to achieve her goal.
Go Hyun-Jung has been cast as the protagonist, Kim Mo-Mi.
The release date for the drama Mask Girl has yet to be determined.
2. The Sound of Magic
The Sound of Magic is a drama based on the webcomic Annarasumanara. The plot revolves around a high school girl and a mysterious magician. Yoon A-Yi, a poor girl who supports her family, meets a strange magician at an amusement park and temporarily escapes from her reality.
Ji Chang-Wook plays Lee-Eul, a mysterious and charming magician.
The Sound of Magic is set to be released in May 2022.
3. Hunting Dogs (Bloodhound)
Hunting Dogs is a crime-action drama based on the same-titled webtoon. “Hunting dogs” is a nickname for private loan collectors in the original webtoon. The hunting dogs will go to any length to collect money.
Kim Geon-Woo, a former boxer, runs into an old rival and joins a private loan business. However, he comes into contact with a number of dangerous people, and his mother is killed. In addition, he is being sentenced to two years in prison. When he’s free, he’ll do anything for vengeance.
Woo Do-Hwan plays the protagonist, Kim Geon-Woo. It’s his first role in a drama since he was discharged from the military.
Hunting Dogs’ release date has yet to be determined.
4. Love and Leashes
Love and Leashes is a film based on the webtoon Moral Sense (The Sensual M), which depicts a fetish fantasy in a romantic comedy.
Jung Ji-Hoo, a man with an unusual sexual orientation, orders a fetish leash to be delivered to his office. Unfortunately, the leash gets delivered to a female coworker who shares his surname. Jung Ji-Hoo is concerned that his coworker will inform others. However, the female coworker tells him that it isn’t a big deal. Furthermore, she appears to have the potential to make Jung Ji-Hoo’s fantasy a reality.
The film Love and Leashes will be released on February 11th, 2022.