Beyond Evil – Cast & Summary

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Beyond Evil - Cast, Summary, Synopsis, OST, Episode, Review

Beyond Evil started to air from February 19, 2021, until April 10, 2021.

This drama got a lot of attention because of the amazing plot and characters, which are starred by Shin Ha Kyun and Yeo Jin Goo.

Before Shin Ha Kyun starred in this drama, he had starred in some dramas, such as Less Than Evil (2018) and Soul Mechanic (2020).

Meanwhile, his opponent actor, Yeo Jin Goo, is well-known for his main roles in Circle (2017), Reunited Worlds (2017), and Hotel del Luna (2019).

Beyond Evil was aired on JTBC every Friday and Saturday at 23:00 KST to replace the previous JTBC drama, Hush.

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Beyond Evil - Cast, Summary, Synopsis, OST, Episode, Review


  • Title: Beyond Evil / 괴물
  • Also Known As: Monster / Gwemul / Freak / Gwimul / Gwimool / Goemool
  • Genre: Psychological thriller, Procedural drama
  • Country: South Korea
  • Director: Sim Na Yeon
  • Producer: Park Woo Ram, Kim Bo Reum
  • Screenwriter: Kim Soo Jin
  • Production Companies: Celltrion Entertainment, JTBC Studios
  • Network: JTBC
  • Episodes: 16
  • Air Dates: February 19, 2021 – April 10, 2021
  • Air Time: Friday and Saturday, 23:00 KST

Synopsis of Beyond Evil

There is a detective who is capable to do anything related to the crime. That person is Lee Dong Sik (Shin Ha Kyun), who recently works in a police station at Manyang.

When he lives there, there’s nothing challenging. His life is very quiet and nothing really happens there.

But his quiet life doesn’t be quiet anymore after the new detective at that police station, Han Joo Won (Yeo Jin Goo) is transferred there.

Joo Won shortly becomes Dong Sik’s partner and boss. Besides, Joo Won is also a detective with an elite background. But, he hides a secret.

After Joo Won comes, more criminal cases popping out. They finally work together to find the killer of the serial murder criminal case that disturb that city.

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Main Cast

Beyond Evil - Cast, Summary, Synopsis, OST, Episode, Review

Shin Ha Kyun as Lee Dong Sik

A proficient detective who works at Manyang Police Substation, Gyeonggi Province. In that new city, he lives quietly. But one day, the serial murder case makes him busy.

Beyond Evil - Cast, Summary, Synopsis, OST, Episode, Review

Yeo Jin Goo as Han Joo Won

A transferred detective who comes from Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency. He is handsome and has a strong background. Also, her capability as a detective is spectacular.

Supporting Cast

Manyang Butcher’s Shop

  • Choi Sung Eun as Yoo Jae Yi

Manyang Police Substation

  • Chun Ho Jin as Nam Sang Bae
  • Son Sang Gyu as Cho Gil Gu
  • Baek Seok Kwang as Hwang Kwang Young
  • Nam Yoon Su as Oh Ji Hoon

Munju Police Station

  • Choi Dae Hoon as Park Jeong Je
  • Kim Shin Rok as Oh Ji Hwa
  • Shim Wan Joon as Kang Do Soo
  • Jung Gyu Soo as Jung Chul Moon
  • Seo Jeong Shik as Kwak Oh Sub
  • Park Bo Kyung as Im Sun Nyeo
  • Yoo Byung Hoon as Lieutenant Ha

Manyang People

  • Gil Hae Yeon as Do Hae Won
  • Heo Sung Tae as Lee Chang Jin
  • Lee Kyu Hoi as Kang Jin Mook
  • Kang Min Ah as Kang Min Jung
  • Kim Hieora as Bang Ju Seon
  • Jung Jae Jin as Bang Ho Cheol
  • Jun Soo Hyun as Jang Oh Bok
  • Kim Jung Eun as Lee Kang Ja

People around Han Joo Won

  • Choi Jin Ho as Han Gi Hwan
  • Park Ji Hoon as Kwon Hyuk
  • Woo Jung Won as Lee Su Yeon

People around Lee Dong Shik

  • Moon Joo Yeon as Lee Yu Yeon
  • Park Myung Shin as Dong Shik’s mother
  • Kim Jung Ho as Dong Shik’s father


  • Cha Chung Hwa as Lee Geum Hwa
  • Kim Bi Bi as Han Jeong Im
  • Jang Sung Bum as Lee Sang Yeob
  • Kang You Seok as Reporter Lim Gyu Seok
  • Jo Ji Seung as Yoon Mi Hye

OST (Original Soundtrack)

  • The Night – Choi Baek Ho
  • Timeless – Bibi
  • Empty – Car, the Garden

Trailer of Beyond Evil