BTS Universe Takes Center Stage in ‘Begins Youth’ Drama Series, Bringing Fans into a New Realm


The upcoming live-action drama series, “Begins Youth,” is set to bring to life the intricate and captivating narrative of the BTS Universe (BU). Through its recently released trailer, the drama teases a glimpse into the interconnected lives of its characters, promising to unravel a tale of friendship, struggles, and self-discovery.

The trailer introduces Kim Hwan, played by Seo Ji Hoon, the son of a politician striving to forge his own path distinct from his father’s influence. His journey unfolds as he enters a new school and encounters six diverse students, each grappling with their own challenges. Cein, portrayed by Ro Jong Hyun (inspired by Min Yoon Gi or SUGA), faces accusations of a serious crime amidst abuse and resentment. Hosu, played by Ahn Jo Ho (inspired by Jung Ho Seok or J-Hope), finds refuge in his friends after a difficult childhood of abandonment.

The characters of “Begins Youth” carry distinct burdens and struggles. Dogeon, portrayed by Seo Young Joo (inspired by Kim Nam Joon or RM), comes from a challenging background that has shaped a pessimistic outlook. Haru, played by Kim Yoon Woo (inspired by Park Jimin), holds a haunting secret. Jooan, portrayed by Jung Woo Jin (inspired by Kim Tae Hyung or V), navigates a fractured family dynamic and an abusive father. Jeha, played by Jeon Jin Seo (inspired by Jeon Jungkook), embodies a troubled youth in need of support.


At the heart of the narrative lies Kim Hwan’s quest to save his newfound friends, each struggling with their personal adversities. The series is set to explore themes of camaraderie, resilience, and the quest for self-identity, mirroring the emotional depth found within the original BTS Universe.

The drama boasts a talented cast, with Seo Ji Hoon as Kim Hwan, Ro Jong Hyun as Cein (SUGA), Ahn Jo Ho as Hosu (J-Hope), Seo Young Joo as Dogeon (RM), Kim Yoon Woo as Haru (Jimin), Jung Woo Jin as Jooan (V), and Jeon Jin Seo as Jeha (Jungkook). These actors aim to authentically embody the essence of the BTS Universe characters, adding credibility to the live-action adaptation.

As “Begins Youth” prepares for its debut, fans eagerly await this fresh chapter in the beloved BTS narrative. The series promises to provide a new perspective on the fictional world that has deeply resonated with BTS enthusiasts across the globe.