MBC’s new Wednesday-Thursday drama “Extraordinary You” revealed three points to look out for in its upcoming premiere!
Based on a fantasy romance webtoon of the same name, “Extraordinary You” will tell the story of a female high school student named Eun Dan Oh (Kim Hye Yoon) who comes to the shocking realization that she is actually a character in a manhwa (Korean comic). Despite this realization, she aims to go against her predetermined fate to find true love.
Here are three reasons to tune into the new drama!
1. “I’m a character in a manhwa?” An unimaginable reality
Due to the strange events suddenly occurring in her ordinary life, Eun Dan Oh comes to the realization that she’s a character inside of a manhwa. After learning that her words, actions, and the events happening around her are all dependent on the story the writer has written, she begins her quest to find her true self. During the process, Eun Dan Oh also finds problems with her “predetermined values” set by the writer, spurring on her character’s transformation. Viewers are curious to see if Eun Dan Oh will be able to break free from the boundaries set by the manhwa.
2. Unexpected twists and an unpredictable story
Eun Dan Oh struggles to shake up her daily life in order to move away from complying with the writer’s story, causing unexpected events to continuously occur. The nameless extra in Eun Dan Oh’s class known as “No. 13” (SF9’s Rowoon) makes an appearance, and her relationship with Baek Kyung (Lee Jae Wook), who she has had a crush on for 10 years, suddenly changes, making viewers curious for the continuous twists of the drama.
3. Rising stars with stunning visuals
Viewers are also highly anticipating the up-and-coming actors Lee Jae Wook, APRIL‘s Naeun, Jung Gun Joo, Kim Young Dae, and more and the unique characters they’ve taken on with the upcoming drama. The addition of the talented actor Lee Tae Ri will also complete the “visual” group, promising to deliver heart-fluttering moments to the viewers. In addition, viewers are looking forward to the chemistry produced by the main leads Kim Hye Yoon and Rowoon.
“Extraordinary You” will premiere on October 2 at 8:55 p.m. KST