Based on a webtoon of the identical title, “Tale of Nok-Du” is a historic rom-com a couple of man named Jeon Nok Du (Jang Dong Yoon). He is a person with seems to be, smarts, and bodily energy who ambitiously desires of leaving his small village and stepping out into the larger world. To obtain this purpose, he takes all measures potential, together with dressing as a girl to enter a mysterious all-female neighborhood. There, he meets Dong Dong Joo (Kim So Hyun), a gisaeng-in-training who just isn’t focused on changing into a gisaeng (a feminine courtesan).
On September 19, “Tale of Nok-Du” revealed some stills of Jang Dong Yoon wanting like two very completely different folks.
In one pair of pictures, Jang Dong Yoon seems to be charismatic as a person who desires of changing into the best normal of Joseon. The subsequent pair of pictures stands in stark distinction, as Jang Dong Yoon seems to be lovable in his feminine hanbok along with his spherical eyes and flushed cheeks.
Jang Dong Yoon shared, “Jeon Nok Du has a constructive mindset that helps him overcome all kinds of hardships and proceed to maneuver ahead. The ingredient of ‘dressing as a girl’ is tough, however the position appeared like one value taking over the problem for. Jeon Nok Du appeared much more interesting to me as a result of [the drama] can be my first sageuk, and I might have the ability to present my martial arts and horse-riding abilities. In order to painting Jeon Nok Du, who clothes as a girl and has to cover the truth that he’s a person, I’m pondering quite a bit about how he ought to behave and converse whereas I’m performing. In this drama, you’ll discover every thing you need together with comedy, romance, and motion. I consider it’ll be an thrilling and enjoyable challenge.”
The drama’s producers acknowledged, “Jang Dong Yoon has exceeded our expectations along with his performing of a tough character like that of a person dressed as a girl. He is easily going forwards and backwards from the manly Jeon Nok Du to the widow Jeon Nok Du and is portraying [his character] in a enjoyable method. Jeon Nok Du’s battle to outlive in an all-female neighborhood and his distinctive romance with Dong Dong Joo will present numerous laughter and heart-fluttering sensations.”
“Tale of Nok-Du” premieres on September 30 at 10 p.m. KST and will probably be out there on Viki.
In the meantime, watch a teaser under!
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