Flower of Evil becomes the first-ever K-drama to have an Indian remake

Flower of Evil
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Moon Chae Won and Lee Joon Gi’s popular 2020 tvN series Flower of Evil is finally getting an Indian remake, and we are already excited about the same. On August 17, 2022, the show’s production company confirmed the news that the K-drama’s Hindi remake titled Duranga is all set to premiere on August 19, 2022. While the Indian audience is happily watching the series, we have yet another piece of good news to share with the K-drama fans. It is because Flower of Evil has become the first-ever K-drama to have an Indian remake.

Details of the remake

The Indian remake, Duranga, will be broadcasting all its nine episodes on the OTT platform ZEE5. The representatives of the platform said, “Lively Asian culture and its inherent similarities is reason enough for Korean content to have a huge fan base in India. We are glad to be the first in India’s OTT industry to take on remaking Korean content, [which was possible] thanks to the worldwide popularity of ‘Flower of Evil.’”

The said platform also amped up the excitement of the fans regarding the remake by releasing the teaser poster with a caption that reads, “Can you really trust the ones you love?”

Check out the teaser poster below.


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The remake’s trailer

The popular Indian platform also released a trailer for Duranga that includes an intriguing description that reads, “Witness the duality that rocks Sammit and Ira’s perfect life that is marked by a dark past and a string of murders.”

Check out the trailer below.

Duranga | Official Trailer | Gulshan Devaiah | Drashti Dhami | A ZEE5 Original | Watch Now on ZEE5

Flower of Evil

Talking about the original K-drama Flower of Evil, it aired two years ago and was a huge hit instantly. The series featured Moon Chae Won and Lee Joon Gi. The series chronicles the life of a man who seems to be a perfect husband and father but actually hides his real identity. His secrets are yet to be revealed to his wife, who is, ironically, a detective. As the wife starts unraveling the mysteries behind some incidents, she seems to draw closer to understanding that her perfect life is not so perfect.