Lee Min Jung And Joo Sang Wook’s New Drama Reveals Photos From First Script Reading
SBS’s upcoming weekend special drama “Fates and Furies” has revealed photos from its first script read-through with the cast.
“Fates and Furies” stars Lee Min Jung and Joo Sang Wook, who previously worked together four years ago in “Cunning Single Lady.” Park Soo Ah, So Yi Hyun, and Lee Ki Woo have also been confirmed to be part of the cast.
“Fates and Furies” is about a woman who loves a man in order to change her fate and a man who loves that woman because he believes she is his fate. There is also a woman who intends to win the man’s heart to achieve a goal, as well as a man who seeks revenge on that woman. It is a realistic melodrama about the love and rage of these four characters.
The script reading took place on September 11 at SBS’s Ilsan Production Center. The director, Jung Dong Yoon, and screenwriter, Kang Chul Woong, were both present, as well as the full cast. This included the aforementioned actors as well as Cha Soo Yeon, Jung Kyu Soo, Jung Soo Young, Yoon Hak, Gong Jung Hwan, Song Ok Suk, Go In Bum, Shim Yi Young, Jo Seung Yeon, Kwon Tae Won, Ha Min, Lim Ji Kyu, Han Eun Sung, Jo Wan Ki, Heo Joon Suk, and Kim Dan Woo.
Lee Min Jung, in her first return to the small screen after “Please Come Back, Mister,” plays Goo Hae Ra, a woman who begins love under false pretenses in order to change her fate. She has experienced terrible tragedies in her life such as her father’s death and her older sister’s attempted suicide.
Joo Sang Wook plays Tae In Joon, the second son of a chaebol family, who intentionally pursues Goo Hae Ra because he believes she is his fate. When he discovers the lie at the heart of their relationship, he is consumed with anger. He also intends to become the owner of his family’s company by getting his stepmother and his older half-brother out of the way.
So Yi Hyun plays Cha Soo Hyun, an ambitious and greedy woman who hates Goo Hae Ra because she is in the way of her marriage to Tae In Joon. Lee Ki Woo plays Jin Tae Oh, a man who was betrayed by Cha Soo Hyun and now seeks revenge on her.
Go In Bum plays Tae In Joon’s father and the head of the company, Tae Pil Woon. Song Ok Suk plays the stepmother, Han Sung Sook, and Gong Jung Hwan plays the older brother, Tae Jung Ho. Shim Yi Young plays Tae Jung Ho’s wife, Go Ah Jung, who is ignored by her mother-in-law.
Jung Kyu Soo plays Goo Hae Ra’s father, a shoemaker, and Cha Soo Yeon plays Goo Hae Ra’s sister, Goo Hyun Joo, who is currently in a coma. Jung Soo Young plays Goo Hae Ra’s friend Kang Sun Young, Yoon Hak plays the friend’s younger brother Kang Eui Gun, and Heo Jun Suk plays the loan shark who harasses Goo Hae Ra, Kim Chang Soo.
“Fates and Furies” will premiere after the end of “Ms Ma, Nemesis” on December 1. It will be available on Viki!