So Ji Sub Confirmed To Lead His First Drama In 4 Years
So Ji Sub is making his long-awaited return to the small screen!
It was previously revealed in May that the actor was offered a role in the upcoming drama “Dr. Lawyer” (working title). On July 5, his appearance in the drama was confirmed.
“Dr. Lawyer” is a heart-warming and cathartic drama about a genius surgeon who becomes a medical malpractice lawyer after losing everything from a fabricated surgery and a prosecutor from the Medical Crimes Department who loses their only family and lover through that surgery. Together, they punish those who believe that the importance of a person’s life can be ranked based on their wealth and power and comfort the victims who have been wronged.
So Ji Sub will take on the role of Han Yi Han, a medical malpractice lawyer who used to be a genius double-board certified doctor with specialties in both general surgery and thoracic surgery. Prior to the incident that happened four years ago, he was a popular ace surgeon of Bansuk University Hospital. After becoming a medical malpractice lawyer, he chases down the truth of the mysterious incident that led to his career change.
The 16-episode drama is set to air via MBC in the first half of 2022. This will be So Ji Sub’s first drama in four years since “My Secret Terrius” in 2018.
Stay tuned for more updates on the drama!
In the meantime, watch So Ji Sub in “My Secret Terrius”: