Kim Go Eun is coming back in new drama based on a hit webtoon.
On December 31, Kim Go Eun confirmed that she accepted the lead role in an upcoming drama called Yumi’s Cells. The drama will be based on the very popular webtoon of the same name about an ordinary office worker and the brain cells controlling her emotions, actions, and thoughts.
In the drama, Kim Go Eun will play Yumi, a woman who has difficulty expressing her feelings. The series will follow both her love life and her career and will show how she grows and learns to find joy and happiness in her everyday life. The drama will have a mixture of real-life scenes and animated scenes that will allow the viewers to see and understand the thoughts of her many brain cells.
The original webtoon was written by Lee Dong Gun and was so popular that it received over 3.2 billion views. Kim Go Eun also commented on the webtoon’s popularity. She believes that people all over the world connected to Yumi’s Cells because her love story is very relatable.
The drama will be directed by Lee Sang Yeob and co-written by Song Jae Jung, Kim Yoon Joo, and Kim Kyung Ran. Filming will begin in the first half of 2021.
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