- Berlin, whose real name is Andrés de Fonollosa, is a terminally ill jewel thief known for being a narcissist, misogynist and a psychopath. Pedro Alonso played the character in the original series.
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- Kim’s past work include “Black,” “Voice,” “The Guest” and “L.U.C.A.: The Beginning.”
- Ryu Yong-jae, known for “Psychopath Diary” and “My Holo Love,” will spearhead the writing.
- South Korea’s BH Entertainment and Contents Zium will produce the new series. Its first season will reportedly have 12 episodes.
- Alex Pina, who directed the original series, welcomed the idea of a Korean version in a 2020 interview with The Hollywood Reporter, saying,“[The Korean creators] have managed, like our series, to go beyond cultural borders and become a point of reference for thousands of viewers around the world, especially among young people.”