Actor Namkoong Min has been cast as the lead in upcoming KBS drama ‘Doctor Prisoner.’
‘Doctor Prisoner’ mixes prison and medical suspense together, and it is about an ace doctor in a university hospital who is wrongfully accused of a medical malpractice incident and gets ousted from the hospital. He then applies to work at a prison, where he plans to make personal connections with all the big shots in prison with the ultimate goal of getting revenge against the hospital that kicked him out.
Namkoong Min will play Dr. Na Ije, a skilled doctor who puts the patients first. He gets caught up in an incident and quits the hospital.
‘Doctor Prisoner’ is scheduled to air in March.