Netflix has confirmed the production of its new original series based on webtoon Now at Our School (literal translation).
On April 13, Netflix will start the production of Korean original series based on webtoon Now at Our School, with director Lee Jae Kyu, know of his film Intimate Stranger.
All of Us Are Dead, the upcoming Netflix original series based on Now at Our School, is a story about people isolated in a high school with a zombie virus and those who face extreme situations as they try the save them.
As soon as the original webtoon by writer Joo Dong Geun was published on NAVER Webtoon in 2009, it topped the popularity among the webtoons getting published on Wednesdays. It also topped the real-time search with every episode, raising the expectations for the filmized version of the work. Now at Our School is still considered a “legendary webtoon” that introduced the realistic drawings and developments and is praised as a “Korean-style zombie graphic work.”
Director Lee Jae Kyu will direct All of Us Are Dead. He has created a sensation in every work, including Damo, Beethoven Virus, and Intimate Stranger, raising the expectations for the upcoming work.
All of Us Are Dead will be released in more than 190 countries through Netflix.