2PM‘s Taecyeon will take on his first villain role as a drug lord in Song Joong Ki‘s new tvN drama Vincenzo.

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According to an exclusive report from Ilgan Sports on July 30, Taecyeon will play the lead villain role in Vincenzo, which is scheduled to be broadcast in 2021. Taecyeon will play the role of Jang Jun Woo, the CEO of Wooseong Pharmaceuticals. He is a man who has boyish but handsome visuals and a pure smile, but when he flips the switch, carries enormous charisma that turns into madness. His only goal is to turn South Korea into a drug haven, spreading huge amounts of drugs throughout the country with his connections to a Russian drug cartel.

Vincenzo is about a mafia consigliere who fled Italy to Korea due to fighting within his organization. It tells the story of a criminal who eventually changes due to falling in love in with a woman, who happens to be a lawyer. Through his love, he realizes the importance of humans.

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Taecyeon’s agency 51K confirmed he will be joining the drama, while Song Joong Ki and Jeon Yeo Bin are still currently positively considering the roles.

Taecyeon will appear in Vincenzo.

— 51K

Vincenzo will be led by Money Flower and The Crowned Clown PD Kim Hee Won, and written by Good Doctor, Good Manager, and The Fiery Priest writer Park Jae Beom.