Seo Hyun Jin And Ra Mi Ran’s Upcoming Drama “Black Dog” Holds First Script Reading
Upcoming tvN drama “Black Dog” has shared photos of its first script read-through with the cast.
“Black Dog” tells the story of a young woman who is hired for a short-term teaching position and struggles to keep her dreams in the harsh reality of the classroom. Seo Hyun Jin, Ra Mi Ran, Ha Joon have been confirmed to be leading the cast.
Present at the script reading were director Hwang Joon Hyuk, screenwriter Park Joo Yeon, and cast members Seo Hyun Jin, Ra Mi Ran, Ha Joon, Lee Chang Hoon, Jung Hae Kyun, Kim Hong Fa, Yoo Min Kyu, Park Ji Hwan, and Jo Sun Joo.
Seo Hyun Jin plays Go Ha Neul, who is fighting in a world that is just as competitive as the world of her students. During the script reading, she captured her character’s ability to solve whatever problems life throws at her and demonstrated her trademark optimism.
Ra Mi Ran plays Park Sung Soon, the department head of the career counseling department and a known workaholic. She displayed her veteran acting skills, comedic chops, and trademark charisma, and also showed great chemistry with Seo Hyun Jin.
Ha Joon plays the Korean language professor Do Yeon Woo, who is popular among the students because of his good looks and talents. He is an idealist who believes that talent can overcome any office politics and walks his own path regardless of what other people think.
Lee Chang Hoon plays career counselor Bae Myung Soo, who is known for talking too much and wants the school to have a peaceful environment. Jung Hae Kyun plays Go Ha Neul’s uncle, Moon Soo Ho, who is a teaching director and master of office politics. Kim Hong Fa plays Byun Sung Joo, a passionate principal who is determined to compete with an elite school.
Yoo Min Kyu plays Ji Hae Won, who has been a short-term teacher for six years and always claims to be the No. 1 pick for promotion to a regular teaching position. Park Ji Hwan plays Song Yeong Tae, a teacher in charge of the high school seniors, who gets easily jealous and wants to be popular among the students. Jo Sun Joo plays Go Ha Neul’s partner in the classroom, Kim Yi Boon; Lee Yoon Hee plays the forever-second-fiddle vice principal Lee Seung Taek; Heo Tae Hee plays the quick-witted and fierce regular teacher Ha Soo Hyun; and Ye Soo Jung plays career counselor Yoon Yeo Hwa.
The production staff of “Black Dog” stated, “It was an exciting script reading, considering that so many character actors were gathered in one place. They will reveal the reality of our current times through the theme of short-term teachers. Please look forward to a completely different type of school drama.”
“Black Dog” premieres on December 16, after the end of “Catch the Ghost.”