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The Whirlwind: Netflix Release Date, Plot, Cast And More

The Whirlwind

There’s no shortage of K-dramas on Netflix, and by the looks of it there never will be. With series like The Atypical Family and Frankly Speaking now come to an end, the streaming platform has wasted no time in filling the void that might have been left behind among the viewers. The Whirlwind, directed by Yong-wan Kim (Champion, Daytime Moon) is an upcoming K-drama packed with action, and we’re here to tell you all about it.

So far, Netflix has only released the teaser trailer of The Whirlwind, but it is more than enough to witness the intensity and drama that will be a part of the series. If you’re a fan of K-dramas, make sure you stick around until the end of the article to learn everything you need to know about The Whirlwind, from the plot to the cast and much more!

What is the Plot of The Whirlwind?

The series will revolve around the political clash between the Prime Minister of South Korea and the Deputy Prime Minister following the death of the President. The Prime Minister is set to uproot all the corruption in the country after committing a crime that he cannot turn back from.

However, his path is far from clear as the political climate in the country continues to become more fierce and unwavering than ever before.

The official teaser of The Whirlwind gives viewers a glimpse into what they can expect from the upcoming series and how the main focus stays on two characters and the political war between them.

The Cast of The Whirlwind

The Whirlwind has a roster filled with talented actors and actresses whom you might recognize from their roles in K-dramas across several movies and shows. Sol Kyung-gu will play the lead role of the Prime Minister in The series. Kyung-gu is a popular actor in South Korea who is best known for his work in movies and shows like Kill Boksoon, Peppermint Candy, The House with a Deep Yard, and many more.

Joining Kyung-gu in The Whirlwind are other cast members including Kim Hee-ae (The World of the Married, Secret Affair) and Lee Hae-young (Moving, The Glory).

The Cast of The Whirlwind

When and Where Can You Watch The Whirlwind?

The official release date of The series is just around the corner, which means that all those who have been waiting for the release of this series will only have to wait for a few more days. The Whirlwind is set to be released on June 28, 2024.


If you think K-dramas are all about cheesy romances and meet-cutes, then The Whirlwind is here to prove you wrong. Make sure you also keep a lookout on our website for our review on the same following its release in June.

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