The Korean drama My Roommate Is Gumiho is one of the newest 2021 Korean drama series which premiered on May 26, 2021 to replace the previous series entitled ” Mouse “. This drama is aired by tvN channel every Wednesday & Thursday 22:30 for 16 episodes and is scheduled to end on July 1, 2021.
This series My Roommate is Gumiho is a reunion drama between Jang Ki-yong and Hyeri after the two co-acted in the drama series Seonam Girls High School Investigators in 2014. In the drama, Jang Ki-yong played Ahn Chae-joon, and Hyeri played Lee Ye-hee.
The director Nam Sung-woo, in addition to cooperating with Hyeri and Jang Ki-yong, the drama My Roommate is Gumiho will also feature a number of famous actresses such as Kang Han-na, Kim Do-wan, and Park Kyung-hye.
Drama title My Roommate Is Gumiho
Genre/Theme Romance , Comedy , Fantasy
Number of Episodes 16 episodes Eps
Release 26 May 2021 to 1 July 2021
Show Every Day Wednesday & Thursday, 10:30 p.m. KST
Short Synopsis of Drama My Roommate Is Gumiho
Adapted from a webcomic titled ” Gan Ddeoreojineun Donggeo” by Na which was published from 2017 to 2020 via the Naver web, the storyline will tell the story of Shin Woo-yeo (played by Jang Ki-yong), who is now a professor with a handsome and very handsome face. smart. However, Woo Yeo is actually a 999 year old male gumiho.
The term “Gumiho” itself is a mythological figure of a 9-tailed fox. Shin Woo Yeo has almost reached his goal of turning into a full human. However, it was hampered by the situation. All this time, he had deliberately collected human energy in one pearl as a condition for becoming a real human.
However, problems arise when Lee Dam (played by Hyeri), a student, accidentally swallows Shin Woo-yeo’s pearl. The pearl can only last in the human body for one year. After that, the pearl will break.
If the pearl breaks, it will cause Lee Dam to die and Shin Woo-Yeo will lose his chance to become a human. Shin Woo-Yeo then tries to explain everything to Lee Dam, and suggests that they should live together until they find a solution.
Lee Dam, who has never dated before, now has to live with Shin Woo-Yeo, a professor and writer on humanities. Gradually the spices of romance appeared between the two of them.
Drama My Roommate Is Gumiho :
1# Jang Ki Yong as Shin Woo Yeo
Jang Ki young, one of the players in My Roommate Is Gumiho who plays the character of Shin Woo Yeo, a male gumiho who is 999 years old. He began to absorb human energy since the Joseon dynasty and tends to be a picky gumiho. He now works as a writer on the humanities theme.
In his 999 years of life, he has never been close to anyone, not even acquaintances. Until finally he met Lee Dam and had to live together to keep his energy marbles.
2# Lee Hye Ri as character Lee Dam
Lee Hyeri, the female lead in the series My Roommate Is Gumiho and plays the character as Lee Dam.