The Zombie Detective is a new comedy about a zombie in his second year of resurrection who becomes a detective and desperately searches for the truth about his past. Choi Jin Hyuk will be starring as Kim Moo Young, the titular zombie detective who struggles to adapt to his new life and coexisting with humans.
- Drama: The Zombie Detective (literal title)
- Revised romanization: Zombietamjung
- Hangul: 좀비탐정
- Director: Shim Jae-Hyun
- Writer: Baek Eun-Jin
- Network: KBS2
- Episodes: 12
- Release Date: September 21 – October 27, 2020
- Runtime: Mon & Tue 21:30
- Official Website
Kim Moo-Young (Choi Jin-Hyuk) has been a zombie for the past 2 years. To survive, he has mimicked the mannerisms of humans in a village. He then leaves for the city. There, Kim Moo-Young opens an office to work as a private detective. He does not remember anything before he became a zombie. He struggles to live with humans and to regain his past memory.
Meanwhile, Kong Sun-Ji (Park Joo-Hyun) used to be a writer of a current affairs complaint program. A witness in a case, she was working on, was attacked by an unknown man. Due to that, she quit her job. She becomes involved with
Kim Moo-Young and takes a part-time position at his private detective office.
- The Zombie Detective Torrent Files takes over KBS2’s Monday & Tuesday 21:30 time slot previously occupied by “Men are Men” and will be followed by “Secret Royal Inspector” December 21, 2020.