GOT7’s Jinyoung has been confirmed as a cast for TVING Originals K-drama ‘Yumi’s Cells.’ ‘The Devil Judge’ star joins Kim Go Eun, Ahn Bo Hyu, and more in the cast. SHINee’s K-pop singer Minho will also appear in a special role for the drama.
Park Jin-young, currently signed under BH Entertainment has recently made viewers swoon with his stunning performance in tvN drama ‘The Devil Judge.’ His portrayal of Kim Ga-on, a rookie judge who has gone through a world of struggles easily became one of the major talking points of the K-drama.
For ‘Yumi’s Cells’, Jinyoung will be seen in a dashing role, embodying the popular and intelligent Yoo Babi who gets entangled with the protagonist Yumi. Read on to know all about the full cast and plot of the K-drama.
Plot of ‘Yumi’s Cells’
TVING Original K-drama ‘Yumi’s Cells’ will be based on the popular webtoon story about an ordinary office worker Yumi and explore the theme of stream of consciousness. The quirky storyline is narrated by Yumi’s brain cells that control her thoughts, emotions, and actions.
According to the Asian Wiki synopsis, Yumi is “not good at expressing her feelings. Through her romantic relationship and work, she grows as a person and finds happiness in her daily life. Yu-Mi has cells in her brain that represent different emotions like love, violence, rationality, good, and bad. These tiny cells in her brain work actively for her. They deal with her emotions and troubles.”
Meet the cast of ‘Yumi’s Cells’
The star-studded cast of ‘Yumi’s Cells’ includes GOT7 Jinyoung, Kim Go Eun as Kim Yumi, Ahn Bo Hyun as Goo Woong, Lee Yoo Bi will be portraying the character of Ruby, and Park Ji Hyun will be acting as Sae Yi. SHINee Minho will reportedly appear for a very special cameo role as Woo-ki.
Park Jinyoung as Yoo Babi
Jinyoung confirmed as the love interest of the protagonist will play the role of ever-so-perfect Yoo Babi who is a co-worker of Yumi. Yoo Babi is extremely popular in his office, charming his way through everyone with his good look and intelligence.
Speaking of his new role, the GOT7 K-pop idol said, “My first time filming was a touching experience thanks to everyone who treated me comfortably on set. I conversed a lot with the director about my character Babi. Studying my character diligently allowed me to naturally become a part of that space,” Korean media IMBC reported.
Kim Go Eun as Kim Yumi
Popular K-drama star Kim Go Eun, famed for her brilliant acting in hit television series like ‘The King: Eternal Monarch’, ‘Guardian: The Lonely and Great God’, and ‘Cheese in the Trap’ will portray the lead role of Kim Yumi.
Makers of ‘Yumi’s Cells’
Director of ‘Shopping King Louie’ has joined hands with ‘Find Me in Your Memory‘ writer Kim Yoon Joo and a rookie writer Kim Kyung Ran. Popular drama ‘W’ writer Song Jae Jung has also collaborated as a creator.
The drama is all set to air in the second half of 2021. Keep an eye on this space for all the latest updates on your favorite K-dramas.