Red Velvet’s Yeri Transforms Into A Bright High School Student In New Web Drama
“Blue Birthday” is a fantasy romance thriller in which Oh Ha Rin (Yeri) revisits the past through mysterious photos left by her first love Ji Seo Jun (PENTAGON‘s Hongseok), who died on her birthday 10 years ago. She had resolved to confess to him on her birthday, but he ended up taking his own life, much to her shock and horror.
On June 23, the web drama shared a glimpse of 18-year-old Oh Ha Rin. She is full of bright energy and cheerfulness, and she exudes youthful vibes with her refreshing appearance. Her sweet smile reminds fans of the heart-fluttering experience of first love.
Oh Ha Rin’s first love is none other than Ji Seo Jun, who has been her close friend since elementary school. One day, her heart starts to flutter for him, and just when she has decided to finally confess her feelings to him, she finds him dead in the photo studio where they had made happy memories together. Due to that, her life will drastically change, and the story will portray the process of emotions she experiences, including the joy she feels at the age of 18 and the pain she undergoes at the age of 28.
The production team shared, “Yeri completely melted into her character and expressed the confidence and cheerfulness of the teenager Oh Ha Rin and the 28-year-old Oh Ha Rin who lost her first love and desperately tried to endure her life. In order to improve the quality of the drama, the cast and crew are working hard with Yeri. Please continue to show your support until the first episode, which is just a month away.”
“Blue Birthday” premieres on July 23 through Naver TV and August 6 through YouTube. Check out a teaser here!