KBS 2TV’s highly-anticipated new drama “Lovely Horribly” kicks off tonight!
Ahead of its premiere on August 13, listed below are three explanation why so many individuals are already wanting ahead to the present:
1. The start of a never-before-seen style
Unlike most dramas, “Lovely Horribly” doesn’t match neatly into anybody style. Described as a “horror romantic comedy,” the drama will freely combine components of horror, romance, melodrama, and comedy. “Lovely” at occasions and “horrible” at others, it would inform the story of a person and lady who share a mysterious zero-sum destiny: one’s happiness all the time ends in the opposite’s misfortune.
2. An award-winning script and distinctive premise
“Lovely Horribly” was the Grand Prize winner of KBS’s drama and miniseries screenwriting competitors final 12 months, and it has attracted consideration for its uncommon “zero-sum romance.”
Writer Park Min Joo commented, “When you find yourself loving somebody extra [than he/she loves you], you grow to be anxious and really feel as if you’ve gotten the brief finish of the stick. And when it appears as if the opposite individual doesn’t love you as a lot as you like him/her, you wind up all the time testing and doubting [your lover]. [I wanted to portray] the journey of the silly lover who, in that scenario, offers up on his/her personal happiness with the intention to attempt to maintain on to that individual.”
3. A star-studded solid with nice chemistry
“Lovely Horribly” boasts a formidable solid led by Park Shi Hoo and Song Ji Hyo, who will star because the ill-fated Yoo Philip and Oh Eul Soon. Philip is a extremely profitable A-list actor whose luck by no means appears to expire, whereas Eul Soon is an unfortunate drama author for whom nothing ever goes in accordance with plan.
In addition to the sturdy chemistry between the 2 leads, Song Ji Hyo reportedly additionally shares plain chemistry with one other co-star: Highlight’s Lee Gikwang. Lee Gikwang will play the position of Lee Sung Joong, an up-and-coming drama producing director (PD) who’s head over heels in love with Eul Soon. Sung Joong additionally harbors a stunning secret—he is ready to see ghosts.
T-ara’s Eunjung will play Shin Yoon Ah, Philip’s girlfriend and a beloved actress who hides a stunning twist of her personal, whereas Choi Yeo Jin will play Ki Eun Young, a well-known and profitable drama author who betrays her finest good friend Eul Soon and later finds herself swept up in a mysterious incident.
The producers of the drama remarked, “‘Lovely Horribly’ is armed with distinctive weapons that belong to ‘Lovely Horribly’ alone: a brand new and thrilling premise, refreshing characters, and flawless chemistry between the actors. We ask that you simply stay up for this uncommon horror romantic comedy, which can ship thrilling laughs, candy romance, and even spooky horror on the sweltering summer time nights to return.”
“Lovely Horribly” premieres on August 13 at 10 p.m. KST and will probably be accessible with English subtitles on Viki.
In the meantime, try the trailer beneath!