Jo Jung Suk, Han Ye Ri, And Yoon Shi Yoon are confirmed as the main leads for the upcoming SBS historical Korean drama called “Ugeumchi”.
“Ugeumchi” will tell the story of Baek Yi Kang and Baek Yi Hyun. Baek Yi Kang and Baek Yi Hyun are both brothers. Baek Yi Kang (Jo Jung Suk) is the son of his father’s second wife who was his slave before. He is of cold attitude. Baek Yi Hyun (Yoon Shi Yoon) who is the younger brother is the son of his father’s first wife. They both get separated during the Donghak Peasant’s Movement in 1894. Han Ye Ri will play the role of Song Ja In who runs a shop.
The drama “Ugeumchi” is written by Jung Hyun Min and will be directed by Shin Kyung Soo who has also directed the drama “Six Flying Dragons”. It is expected to release in the first half of 2019.