First Love Again will be premiering before the end of this month amid the release of many new Korean dramas. With so many shows coming out, fans wonder if KBS2 has found its new hit to follow up Moonlight Drawn by Clouds.
The romantic drama is directed by Yoon Chang Beom and written by Park Pil Joo. It will run on the station?s evening primetime block from Monday to Friday. The slot previously belonged to the show Secrets of Women starring So E Hyun and Kim Yoon Seo.
First Love Again plot
The official Asianwiki page of First Love Again Korean drama gave an overview of its storyline.
It will tell the love story of lead characters Lee Ha Jin and Cha Do Yoon. They will eventually break up and Ha Jin will become an aspiring chef.
Just when she has moved on, the female lead will meet Do Yoon again. The story follows how they will initially struggle with bitterness and revenge. However, the two are expected to get conflicted as their past romantic feelings resurface. ?
First Love Again cast
Myung Se Bin will play the lead role of Lee Ha Jin in First Love Again. The 41-year-old actress is best known for her roles in 2007?s Princess Hours and 2010?s Three Sisters.
45-year-old actor Kim Seung Su will play Cha Do Yoon. He previously starred in Jumong in 2006 and Gwanggaeto, The Great Conqueror in 2011.
Other First Love Again cast members include the following:
- ????????Wang Bit-Na – Baek Min-Hee
- ????????Park Jung-Chul – Choi Jung-Woo
- ????????Lee Deok-Hee – Hong Mi-Ae
- ????????Seo Ha – Chun Se-Yun
- ????????Kim Bo-Mi – Kim Mal-Soon
- ????????Jung Han-Yong – Cha Deok-Bae
- ????????Cho Eun-Sook – Yoon Hwa-Ran
- ????????Seo Yi-Sook – Kim Young-Sook
- ????????Jung Ae-Youn – Madam Seo
- ????????Kang Nam-Kil – CEO Park
- ????????Yoon Chae-Sung – Cha Tae-Yoon
Next Moonlight Drawn by Clouds?
The series is expected to do well following KBS2?s so-called ?successful streak.? The station recently scored a hit with Moonlight Drawn by Clouds.
The coming-of-age historical drama averaged around 20% viewership during its 18-episode run. Its audience share was double that of its rival shows that reportedly only got single-digit ratings. Furthermore, fans are hopeful for a sequel which will reunite lead stars Park Bo Gum and Kim Yoo Jung.
It is uncertain how First Love Again will do, given its older cast members. Do you think that it can be as successful as Moonlight Drawn by Clouds? Let us know by commenting below and make sure to keep following TheBitBag for updates.