Upcoming fantasy drama “Arang and the Magistrate” released new stills of Lee Jun Ki looking very studious. In the series, he plays Eun Oh, the town’s latest magistrate who has the ability to see ghosts. In the photos, Lee Jun Ki is seen with a serious gaze as he studies his text, both as Eun Oh the character and Lee Jun Ki the actor, impressing cast, crew, and netizens.
“Arang and the Magistrate” is based on a famous folklore, the fantasy drama takes place in the Joseon era. Shin Min Ah plays Arang, the daughter of the magistrate who is brutally murdered. She returns as a ghost with no recollection of her life and how she was murdered and goes around haunting every new magistrate who comes to town…that is until Eun Oh, played by Lee Jun Ki, shows up. The two eventually fall in love.
“Arang and the Magistrate” will premiere on MBC on August 15 at 9:55PM KST.