9/13/07 – Actress Nam Sang Mi will costar with Kim Rae Won in the 24-episode drama “The Trencherman (식객, 食客)” scheduled to be aired in the first half of 2008.
On 9/13, the production company “JS Pictures (JS픽쳐스)” announces that it finally selects Nam Sang Mi (23), who just completed the drama “Time between Dog and Wolf”, to lead this drama. NSM will play the role Jin Soo (진수) who is a contracted journalist in a news agency and dreams to become the best columnist on food and nutrition. Jin Soo has bright and vivid personality. She came across the main male character Sung Chan (성찬, played by Kim Rae Won) in various occasions and then falls in love with him. In the meantime, actor Choi Bool Ahm (최불암) will play the chief chef “대령숙수(待令熟手)” in this drama.
The production cost of this drama is around 12 billion Won. The filming is scheduled to start on 9/17. The main filming site at Yoon Ahm Jung (운암정, 雲巖亭) is under construction and will be completed early next year.
Choi Bool Ahm