Hong Eun Hee, Jeon Hye Bin, Go Won Hee, Kim Kyung Nam, And More To Star In KBS’s New Weekend Drama
“Okay Kwang Sisters” will premiere in March 2021 following the conclusion of “Homemade Love Story.” The new weekend drama will be a mystery thriller and a melodramatic comedy about an entire family becoming murder suspects after the family’s mother is killed during the process of a divorce.
The drama will be written by Moon Young Nam, who wrote hit dramas including “My Rosy Life,” “Famous Chil Princesses,” “Terms of Endearment,” “Three Brothers,” “Wang’s Family,” and “Liver or Die.” The show will be helmed by director Lee Jin Seo, who worked on “Mandate of Heaven: The Fugitive of Joseon,” “Babyfaced Beauty,” and “Birth of a Rich Man.”
Hong Eun Hee will play Lee Kwang Nam, the proud and selfish first daughter of Lee Chul Soo (Yoon Joo Sang). She has animosity towards her father for making her mother suffer since she grew up receiving unconditional love from her mother.
Jeon Hye Bin will play Lee Kwang Shik, an intelligent and righteous government employee and Lee Chul Soo’s second daughter. Although she makes the wrong choice because she didn’t receive love from her parents, she’s wise and deeply considerate. The actress will reunite with scriptwriter Moon Young Nam after they worked together on “Liver or Die.”
Go Won Hee will play Lee Chul Soo’s third daughter Lee Kwang Tae, who has a simple, refreshing, and easy-going personality and a total of 11 dan (rank) in martial arts. She’s lived life taking on part-time jobs without having been hired for a full-time job even once, and she takes on all the current trends in life, such as staying single and following a “YOLO” lifestyle.
Kim Kyung Nam will play Han Ye Seul, who has dreamt of becoming a rock singer since a young age. He quit school and moved to Seoul to follow his dreams but faces many difficulties. In addition to being skilled in guitar and singing, he’s sentimental and humorous.
Yoon Joo Sang will play Lee Chul Soo, the eldest grandson of the head family who has an uptight personality when it comes to morality. He runs into conflict with his three daughters Kwang Nam, Kwang Shik, and Kwang Tae. Lee Bo Hee will play the owner of a one-room building Oh Bong Ja. Lee Byung Joon takes the role of Han Dol Se, who was born as the son of a hired hand, and he will have “bromance” chemistry with the master’s son Lee Chul Soo.
Choi Dae Chul will play Lee Kwang Nam’s husband and successful lawyer Bae Byun Ho, who wants a child even though he has no children due to his wife’s wishes. Seol Jung Hwan will play Heo Ki Jin, who has a bright personality and adapts quickly. He doesn’t treat women well until he gets caught by Lee Kwang Tae.
Kim Hye Sun will play Oh Taeng Ja, who often bickers with Lee Chul Soo, and Ha Jae Sook will play Shin Maria, the owner of the restaurant Bae Byun Ho frequents. Joo Seok Tae will play Heo Poong Jin, who is close to setting up a building using money he raised from all sorts of methods.
The first trailer for “Okay Kwang Sisters” will be released through the 2020 KBS Drama Awards on December 31. The production team shared, “‘Okay Kwang Sisters’ will make the weekend nights of the first half of 2021 fly by with its tight story and fast storytelling viewers won’t be able to take their eyes off. Please look forward to scriptwriter Moon Young Nam’s potential as she makes viewers rethink the meaning of the importance of family with her skilled writing.”
“Okay Kwang Sisters” will premiere on March 2021 following “Homemade Love Story.”
In the meantime, watch “Homemade Love Story” below: