Get ready Lee Seung Gi and Suzy versin 2.0, and judging from the character synopsis the production team could even pretend that the modern leads are picking up from where Gu Family Book ended. GFB is, of course, the fantasy sageuk drama that first gave the world Seung Gi-Suzy pairing and then subsequently proved that it should never happen again. And yet it shall as both famous stars are now confirmed for upcoming thriller romance drama Vagabond, coming from the PD-screenwriter pair behind the successful long drama Giant, with the PD also directing Romantic Doctor, Teacher Kim and You’re All Surrounded and the screenwriter penned Empress Ki and History of the Salaryman. With the leads confirmed this pre-produced high budget drama is confirmed as a go but airing date will be pushed back from late 2018 into early 2019, with insiders explaining that shooting will commence shortly.
Lee Seung Gi will be playing a top stunt man, whose idol is Jackie Chan, and finds himself caught up in national intrigue and terrorism after his nephew dies in a plane crash and he becomes a witness to the events. Suzy will be playing a national security agent whose dad was a top general and is now deceased. She carries on the family training and is a highly capable spy. The two get swept up into revealing a conspiracy that reaches to the top rungs of the government with massive corruption.