Our Blues is a new drama directed by Kim Kyu Tae, a person who directs quite a number of popular dramas, such as IRIS (2009), It’s Okay, That’s Love (2014), and drama Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo (2016).
Besides being worked on by a famous director, the main character of the drama Our Blues also star-studded, here. There are Lee Byung Hun, Shin Min Ah, Kim Woo Bin, Han Ji Min, Cha Seung Won, Lee Jung Eun, to Uhm Jung Hwa.
This omnibus-style drama tells the sweet, sour, and bitter life stories of various characters on Jeju Island. Before watching, let’s look at the facts of the main drama players Our Blues the following!
1. Lee Byung Hun
Lee Byung Hun is one of the veteran South Korean actors who has made his acting debut many years ago. Lee Byung Hun himself is known as an actor who is more active in films than in dramas.
Some of the successful films he has starred in are Joint Security Area (2000), The Good, The Bad, The Weird (2008), I Saw The Devil (2010), Masquerade (2012), Inside Men (2015), and movies Master (2016).
The last time I made a cameo in the series Squid Games (2021), Lee Byung Hun finally accepted the offer to be the main character in the drama our Blues, after last in drama Mr. sunshine (2018).
In the omnibus-style drama, Lee Byung Hun will play the role of a character named Lee Dong Suk, a man born and raised in the countryside of Jeju Island who sells trucks to earn a living.
2. Shin Min Ah
Shin Min Ah is one of the actresses born in 1984 whose popularity first skyrocketed since starring in the drama My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho (2010).
Some of Shin Min Ah’s dramas that are recommended to watch are Oh My Venus (2015), Tomorrow With You (2017) and the latest is Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha (2021).
After comeback drama, Shin Min Ah is often on hiatus of one year. But this time he has been confirmed to be starring in the drama that airs this year, Our Blues.
In the drama, the actress surnamed Shin will take on the role of a character named Min Seon Ah, a woman who moves to Jeju due to certain events.
3. Kim Woo Bin
Shin Min Ah’s boyfriend, Kim Woo Bin, was also involved in the drama Our Blues this.
Kim Woo Bin was on hiatus for 5 years from the acting world due to health problems. Having recovered, the actor born in 1989 is ready to return to work by accepting the offer of two dramas at once, namely Black Knight and also Our Blues.
Kim Woo Bin last appeared in a drama Uncontrollably Fond (2016). In addition, several popular dramas starring this actor surnamed Kim are: The Heirs (2013) and School 2013 (2012).
In this new drama, Kim Woo Bin will play a warm character who is a ship captain named Park Jung Hoon.
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4. Han Ji Min
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Already poor across the acting world, Han Ji Min is an actress born in 1982 who recently appeared in the film A Year-End Medley (2021). Meanwhile in the drama, Han Ji Min last starred One Spring Night (2019).
Besides One Spring Night, some good KDrama starring Han Ji Min are The Light in Your Eyes (2017), Rooftop Prince (2012), and Jewel in the Palace (2003).
Comeback to the small screen, Han Ji Min has been confirmed to star in the drama Beyond the Memory and of course Our Blues.
In the drama, which is set on Jeju Island, Han Ji Min is invited to play a character named Lee Young Ok. Her character is told as a novice female diver who harvests marine life. He is bright and cheerful, but surrounded by rumors. Later Han Ji Min’s role will have love line with the role of Kim Woo Bin, you know.
5. Cha Seung Won
His track record in the world of acting is already very large. The actor who is under the agency YG Stage is also cooperating with him to star in the drama Our Blues this. For drama, Cha Seung Won last played in One Ordinary Day (2021), after being absent for 3 years.
Also in 2021, the 51-year-old actor appears in two films, namely in Night in Paradise and sinkhole.
Cha Seung Won himself shows off more often in movies than in dramas. He is now ready to appear in the drama in Our Blues as Choi Han Soo, a character who travels to his hometown of Jeju after realizing that city life is not for him.
6. Lee Jung Eun
For KDrama lovers, of course, the existence of Lee Jung Eun on the drama screen is no stranger. Because this 1970-born actress is quite a lot involved in starring in various popular KDramas.
Some of them are drama Who Are You: School 2015 (2015), Oh My Ghost (2015), Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo (2016), Mr. sunshine (2018), Strangers from Hell (2019), and Law School (2021).
Also on February 25, Lee Jung Eun appeared in the latest Netflix series entitled Juvenile Justice. Productive acting, apart from our Blues, Lee Jung Eun will be involved in the drama Beyond the Memory with Han Ji Min as well as in the drama Han So Hee and Park Hyung Sik, #1 Soundtracks.
In drama our Blues, Lee Jung Eun will play a fish shop owner named Jung Eun Hee who is reunited with her first love after 30 years, Choi Han Soo (Cha Seung Woon).
7. Uhm Jung Hwa
Uhm Jung Hwa started her career as a choir member at MBC from 1987 to 1990. She is also known as one of the most influential women in the South Korean entertainment industry because many female artists in the country look up to her as a role model.
Uhm Jung Hwa then made his acting debut in 1992. Rarely active in the acting world, Uhm Jung Hwa himself last starred in a drama in 2017.
After being absent for 4 years from drama, Uhm Jung Hwa is confirmed to star in the drama Our Blues with the role of Jung Eun Hee’s friend (Lee Jung Eun) named Go Mi Ran who returns to Jeju because she is bored with city life.
Starring high-end stars as the main characters, Our Blues will also be enlivened by young stars, such as Bae Hyun Sung and Roh Yoon Seo.
This drama is ready to air its first episode on April 9. Interested to see it?
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