Highlight’s Yoon Doojoon, Kwak Do Won, Han Go Eun, And More Attend Script Reading For New Drama
KT Studio Genie’s new drama, “There Is No Goo Pil Soo” (literal translation), has shared photos from its first script reading!
“There Is No Goo Pil Soo” is a comedy drama about the bromance between Goo Pil Soo, a fried chicken restaurant owner who has a family but no home to live in, and Jung Seok, a youthful start-up entrepreneur who has big plans but no money.
At the script reading were directors Choi Do Hoon and Yook Jung Yong, writers Son Geun Joo, Lee Hae Ri, and Jo Ji Young, and cast members Kwak Do Won, Yoon Doojoon, Han Go Eun, Park Won Sook, and Jung Dong Won. Director Choi Do Hoon said, “We hope you will join us in making a refreshing and sincere story that everyone can relate to.”
Kwak Do Won stars as Goo Pil Soo, a man in his forties who is sincere about his fried chicken shop and his family. His life is the realistic, pitiful, and challenging life of the breadwinner of a family. Highlight’s Yoon Doojoon stars as Jung Seok, a man in his twenties who confidently chases his dreams despite the realistic challenges of being a young entrepreneur. The two actors showed great cross-generational chemistry at the reading, almost like real brothers.
Han Go Eun stars as Nam Sung Mi, Goo Pil Soo’s wife, a strong woman who is very good at making a living. Park Won Sook plays the mysterious character Cheon Man Geum and showed her prowess as a veteran actor. Trot singer and actor Jeong Dong Won plays Goo Joon Pyo, Goo Pil Soo’s son, and made everyone smile with his realistic portrayal of a middle school student.
“There Is No Goo Pil Soo” will premiere on Olleh TV, seezn ,and skyTV in May.