Production Company of K-drama Vagabond Signs Deal with Sony for Simultaneous Worldwide Airing

The wheels are in motion for the upcoming pre-produced action K-drama Vagabond to either be a global hit or a worldwide bust. The production company Celltrion just signed a deal (complete with pictures, natch) with Sony to distribute the drama simultaneously in various countries when it airs in South Korea. It will air in the US and Japan for sure, and other additional outlets as to be negotiated by Sony which has the global distribution rights. The drama is slated to start filming soon with an eye towards early 2019 airing. Drama fans, of course, have been discussing this drama due to the casting of top star Lee Seung Gi and Suzy, which also doubles as a reunion drama project after doing Gu Family Book in 2013. Continue reading