Leverage (South Korean TV series)
|Also known as||Leverage: Fraud Control Operation|
by John Rogers and Chris Downey
|Developed by||TV Chosun|
|Written by||Min Ji-hyung|
|Directed by||Nam Gi-hoon|
|Country of origin||South Korea|
|Original network||TV Chosun|
|Picture format||1080i (HDTV)|
|Audio format||Dolby Digital|
|Original release||October 13, 2019 –|
|Related shows||Leverage (United States)|
Leverage (Korean: 레버리지: 사기조작단; RR: Rebeoriji: Sagijojakdan; lit. Leverage: Con Artists) is a 2019 South Korean television series starring Lee Dong-gun, Jeon Hye-bin, Kim Sae-ron, Kim Kwon and Yeo Hoe-hyun. It is a remake of the same-name American TV series. It premiered on October 13, 2019 on TV Chosun.
The series follows the story of Lee Tae-joon, a former insurance investigator who forms a team of thieves and con artists to target the rich and wealthy and to also avenge his son's death.
- Lee Dong-gun as Lee Tae-joon
- A former principled elite insurance investigator who was once viewed as "Grim Reaper of con artists".
- Jeon Hye-bin as Hwang Soo-kyung
- An untalented actress, but a top scammer who is able to speak four languages fluently.
- Kim Sae-ron as Go Na-byul
- A former fencing national athlete turned into a top class thief who uses her quick and flexible movements to help swindle people and sneak into places.
- Kim Kwon as Roy Ryu
- A security specialist who became a mercenary specializing in various forms of martial arts.
- Yeo Hoe-hyun as Jeong Eui-sung
- Choi Ja-hye as Shin Yu-ri
- Tae-joon's wife.
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- "'레버리지:사기조작단' 이동건-전혜빈 '케미가 사기', 시간순삭 대본 리딩". Naver (in Korean). Sports Kyunghyang. Retrieved September 21, 2019.