Jun Ji-hyun in a still from Jirisan, one of the most anticipated K-dramas of the year. Photo: iQiyi
Jun Ji-hyun in a still from Jirisan, one of the most anticipated K-dramas of the year. Photo: iQiyi

K-drama Jirisan: Jun Ji-hyun’s mountaineering action drama, featuring Kingdom co-star Ju Ji-hoon, gets off on the wrong foot

  • Jirisan jumps straight into the action as a missing student kicks off a search and rescue by a legendary local ranger, Jun Ji-hyun, and a rookie (Ju Ji-hoon)
  • Save for some cheeky comedy between Jun and Ju’s characters near the end, the opening episode lacks levity – but hopefully some will find its way into the show

Jun Ji-hyun in a still from Jirisan, one of the most anticipated K-dramas of the year. Photo: iQiyi
Jun Ji-hyun in a still from Jirisan, one of the most anticipated K-dramas of the year. Photo: iQiyi
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