New World is a 2021 reality TV series created by Go Min-seok and Cho Hyo-jin and is streaming on Netflix streaming platform. It follows six celebrities who are left alone on a Utopian island to survive by competing against each other for the virtual currency that can be converted into real cash later on the last day of their stay.
Seems like Squid Game storyline, Nah. Squid was too violent but this show is more strategic and clear than any criminal violence. The cast sets in the beautiful islands with mesmerizing ocean front, and charming surroundings that blows ones mind. But where was the place set, what’s the name of location?
Where is Netflix’s New World Filmed?
New World was filmed in and around the Odeo island, Geoje City during June-July 2021, according to some official reports by Netflix. The place is famous for a western-style botanical garden named Hallyeohaesang National Park.
Most of the places were barren inside Geoje City but since the K-Dramas came into existence, the place transformed into a paradise on Earth. Now, the island is accessible and exposed to everyone. Moreover, it has become one of the busiest tourist hotspot which is attracting millions of visitors every financial year.
Who’s in cast?
The series featured six cast members who compete against each other to collect the virtual money. Name of cast is as follows:
- Lee Seung Gi
- Eun Ji Won
- Park Na Rae
- Kim Hee Chul
- Jo Bo Ah
Lee Seung Gi is known for his role in Ballad Prince, Vagabond, The Producers, A Korean Odyssey, Mouse, Gu Family Book, My Girlfriend is a Gumiho, Nonstop 5, The Greatest Love, You’re All Surrounded.
Eun Ji Won is famous as a K-rapper who has casted in various K-dramas as Reply 1997, New Heart, My Wife’s having an Affair this week, New Heart, etc.
Park Na Rae is known for her role in Modern Farmer, Sweden Laundry, The Sound of Your Heart, Plus Nine Boys, Unemployed Romance, etc.
Hee Chul starred in K-dramas, Recipe for Youth, The Heirs, Sharp 2 Bad Family, Loveholic, Love you a Thousand Times, etc.