Only 4 days stay till the premiere of “Tale of Nok-Du”!
Based on a webtoon of the similar identify, “Tale of Nok-Du” is a ancient rom-com a few guy named Jeon Nok Du (Jang Dong Yoon), who disguises himself as a lady to go into a mysterious all-female neighborhood. There, he meets Dong Dong Joo (Kim So Hyun), a gisaeng-in-training who’s if truth be told no longer very considering changing into a gisaeng (a feminine courtesan).
The director Kim Dong Hwi, who has labored on dramas together with “Fight My Way” and “The Merchant: Gaekju 2015,” commented, “The man disguised as a woman in the all-female community, the secret behind Nok Du’s birth, and the male and female lead developing a ‘mother-daughter’ relationship were points that stood out to be when I first looked at the original [webtoon]. The writers and I had extensive discussions to add aspects specific to the drama.” He defined that new characters will upload extra intensity to the storyline.
The authentic webtoon artist remarked, “I found the script very fun when I first read it. I could picture Nok Du and Dong Joo from the webtoon moving as portrayed by in the script the entire time while reading. It is a drama that will satisfy both readers of the original webtoon and those who are seeing [this story] for the time through the drama.”
The manufacturing workforce then spoke about their casting choices. Director Kim Dong Hwi shared, “The character Nok Du is a strong man who also disguises himself as a woman, so the visuals and acting were both important. The moment I first saw Jang Dong Yoon, I felt, ‘He is the one!’”
Regarding Kim So Hyun, the writers defined, “Kim So Hyun is exactly how we imagined Dong Joo. She is expressing the many different sides of Dong Joo well without being too much or not enough. More than anything, she is an actress with a great gaze.” Kim Dong Hwi added that Kim So Hyun got here to his thoughts first when studying the webtoon. He printed, “The writers and I cheered in happiness when her casting [was confirmed].”
The drama has additionally launched a preview of the primary two episodes. The clip starts with Nok Du announcing, “There is something I must do out on the island.” When he arrives, he’s greatly surprised to determine that it’s an all-female neighborhood however briefly undergoes a makeover to hide himself as a lady. He then meets Dong Joo, who angrily pushes him away and asks why he’s there, to which he snaps again that he was once informed to stick there.
Check out the preview under:
“Tale of Nok-Du” is about to premiere on September 30 at 10 p.m. KST and shall be to be had on Viki!
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