The Virus (Korean: 더 바이러스; RR: Deo Baireosu; MR: Tŏ Pairŏsŭ) is a 2013 South Korean television series starring Um Ki-joon, Lee So-jung, Lee Ki-woo, and Jo Hee-bong. It aired on OCN from March 1 to May 3, 2013, on Fridays at 22:00 for 10 episodes.
|Created by||Jinhee Choi |
|Written by||Lee Myung-sook|
|Directed by||Choi Young-soo|
|Country of origin||South Korea|
|No. of episodes||10|
|Producers||Jinseok Lee |
|Production company||JS Pictures|
|Original release||March 1 –|
May 3, 2013
Lee Myung-hyun and his disease control task force investigate a mutant virus that has a 100% fatality rate and kills the infected within three days. Not only must they find an antidote, they must also stop the epidemic from spreading and killing all of mankind.
- Um Ki-joon as Lee Myung-hyun
- Lee So-jung as Jeon Ji-won
- Lee Ki-woo as Kim Se-jin
- Ahn Suk-hwan as Kim Do-jin
- Jo Hee-bong as Go Soo-kil
- Kim Yu-bin as Lee Joo-young
- Park Min-woo as Bong Sun-dong
- Hyun Woo as Kim In-chul
- Oh Yong as Jung Woo-jin
- Song Young-kyu as Yoon Il-joong
It aired in Japan on cable channel KNTV from October 23 to November 21, 2013, and was re-aired on cable channel BS-Japan.
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- ^ "Ｋｎｔｖ ドラマ ザ・ウイルス". Archived from the original on 2016-06-23. Retrieved 2014-06-30.
- ^ "ドラマ ザ･ウイルス ｜ Bs11". Archived from the original on 2015-04-20. Retrieved 2014-06-30.
- Official website (in Korean)
- The Virus at HanCinema
- The Virus at IMDb