After starring in his last drama, Nokdu Flower, also known as Mung Bean Flower, together with actor Jo Jung-suk and actress Han Ye-ri, and finished airing on July 13, 2019. Yoon Shi-yoon confirmed that he would be starring in the upcoming drama Psychopath Diary, premiere on November 20, 2019, at 9:30 pm KST.
Psychopath Diary is a new comedy-thriller about a man named Yook Dong-shik (played by Yoon Shi-yoon), a timid pushover who happens to witness a murder. While attempting to flee the scene, he suffers an accident that causes him to lose his memory. When he wakes up and discovers the murderer’s diary — which describes his crimes in detail — in his hands, Yook Dong-shik becomes convinced that he is a psychopathic serial killer.
In the video from behind the scenes of his first script reading, Yoon Shi-yoon explains the character he plays, Yook Dong-shik. He said, “I took on a role of the pushover of pushovers who thinks he is a psychopath.” He explained that his character works at a securities investment firm and is at the bottom of the social ladder. However, after going through an unusual experience that leads him to mistake himself as a psychopath, he is no longer afraid to say things that are on his mind and starts to speak for himself. Yoon Shi Yoon continues, “This is the most fun to play out of the roles I’ve played recently, but the character is also very silly. I chose it because I believed I could do something fun with it. ”
the drama will also star actress Jung In-sun and actor Park Sung-hoon. It aired on tvN every Wednesday and Thursday at 9:30 p.m. KST.
Of course, there are still many other dramas and films starring Yoon Shi-yoon that shouldn’t be missed. The characters and story-lines chosen by Yoon Shi-yoon are always diverse and never disappoint the audience. Let’s wait and support the latest drama from Yoon Shi-yoon, and continue to look forward to his future projects!