Somebody: Release date, cast, synopsis, trailer & more

‘Somebody’ is a crime thriller series that revolves around a murder and the titular social media/dating app used for it. As the investigation gets underway, the developer of the app gets involved in a web of lies and deceit.

Release date

‘Somebody’ will feature eight episodes and will premiere on Netflix on November 18, 2022.

Cast & creators

  • Kim Young-Kwang as Yoon-O
  • Kang Hae-Lim as Sum
  • Kim Yong-Ji as Mok-Won
  • Kim Soo-Yeon as Ki-Eun

Written by Han Ji-Wan

Directed by Jung Ji-Woo


“A developer builds a dating app, hoping for connection. Soon, she gets caught in the web of a serial killer who uses the platform to lure victims.”

Other details

The plot of the series os based on the Christian Bale led thriller film, ‘American Psycho’ which is based on the eponymous 1991 book by  Bret Easton Ellis.


Sum is a developer of the app ‘Somebody’ and has trouble communicating with people. Meanwhile, a mysterious serial killer starts using the dating app to attract and murder women, kickstarting an investigation.

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