tvN has released a new magical poster featuring Jung So Min for their upcoming drama “Alchemy of Souls”!
“Alchemy of Souls” is a fantasy romance drama taking place in the fictional nation named Daeho, a country that doesn’t exist in history or maps. The story will follow a set of main characters whose fates get twisted due to magic that switches people’s souls. The drama’s title itself refers to the soul switch.
Lee Jae Wook is taking on the role of the sophisticated yet troublesome young master Jang Wook of the Jang family within Daeho nation. He’s a character that has a tragic background, the entire nation gossips about his shocking birth secret. He’s angry with the world but returns to the proper path after meeting assassin Mu Deok Yi.
Jung So Min will take on the role of Mu Deok Yi, a great assassin stuck in the world’s weakest body. She becomes Jang Wook’s attendant and secret mentor, she teaches him in a brutal manner.
The newly released poster shows Nak Soo who has transformed into the dreamy Mu Deok Yi, her eyes are staring straight ahead and are shining with a blue mysterious light that grabs the attention. The blue light that is filling Deok Yi’s eyes raises questions, why is the world’s most powerful soul resides in the weakest body in the world?
At the same time, the hand that is caressing Deok Yi’s cheeks increases curiosity, the hand of course belongs to her troublesome young master Jang Wook. The text reads, “I recognized you at first sight,” which raises questions about whether Jang Wook recognizes that the soul of Nak Soo is trapped in this weak body.
“Alchemy of Souls” is written by the Hong sister who famously worked on many hit dramas such as “My Girlfriend is a Gumiho,” “The Greatest Love,” “Master’s Sun,” “Hotel Del Luna,” and more. It will be directed by Park Joon Hwa of “What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim.”
“Alchemy of Souls” is set to premiere on June 18.
You can watch the drama’s teaser here.
Are you excited to watch this drama?