Im Soo Jung, Lee Do Hyun and more have attended the first script reading of the upcoming tvN drama “Melancholia.”
“Melancholia” tells the story of a corrupt high school with preferential treatment. The drama will tell the beautiful story of a math teacher and a genius math student. Im Soo Jung is taking on the role of high school math teacher Ji Yoon Soo, she appears good-natured but is very tenacious and stubborn once she makes up her mind about something. She is very passionate about math.
Lee Do Hyun will take on the role of math genius Baek Seung Yoo. He is a quiet guy, he enjoys taking photos with DSLR camera and ranked last place in his high school. Despite that, he’s actually dominated math Olympiads when he was younger, and even entered the Massachusetts Institute of Technology at age 10, and dropped out at age 12.
You can check out the first script reading session photos below!
“Melancholia” is written by Kim Ji Un who wrote “Cheongdam-dong Alice,” “Hyde, Jekyll, Me,” and “Doctor John,” and it will be directed by Kim Sang Hyub of “Extraordinary You” and “True Beauty.”
The drama is set to premiere in November.