“Misaeng” Parody Drama to Air in January

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A parody drama of tvN‘s “Misaeng” will be airing in January.

Microorganism,” (“Misaengmool” in Korean) will be a New Year special drama that will parody the cable channel’s currently-airing hit drama. Jang Soo Won, who formerly gained attention for his “robot acting,” will portray protagonist Jang Geu Rae’s character. Hwang Hyun Hee has been cast for the Manger Oh character, while Ahn Young Yi will be played by Jang Do Yeon. Other various characters will also be portrayed by comedians.

The protagonist of this parody drama will be thrown into the corporate world after a failed attempt at being an idol. Producer Baek Seung Ryong, known for directing “Surplus Princess” and “SNL Korea,” will be directing this two-episode parody series.

The first episode of “Microorganism” will air on January 2.

[tv]Watch the original Misaeng drama on SoompiTV[/tv]