Korean Occult Mystery Series Coming to Disney+


Revenant, a mystery thriller series about demons, death and the dangers of the occult from Korean storyteller Kim Eunhee (Kingdom, Signal, Sign), is slated to premiere on Disney+ on June 23.

The show centers on a woman born into poverty whose life goes from bad to worse when her father dies under mysterious circumstances. Unable to explain why tragedy seems to follow her around, she begins to discover the truth behind her cursed experience when she meets a man who can see the demons that hold sway over their lives.

Revenant is directed Lee Jeonglim (VIP, The Last Empress) and Kim Jaehong (Blossom Sisters, Blooded Palace) and stars Kim Taeri (The Handmaiden, Mr. Sunshine) and Oh Jungse (It’s Okay to Not Be Okay, When the Camellia Blooms).

The series is the latest addition to Disney+ K-drama lineup, which already includes Big Bet and Big Mouth.