On August 19, SBS released the first stills of their highly anticipated upcoming drama “One Dollar Lawyer” starring Namgoong Min and Kim Ji Eun as leads.
“One Dollar Lawyer” tells the story of a troublemaker lawyer Cheon Ji Hoon (to be played by Namgoong Min), he is extremely skilled but only charges 1000 won ($0.78) as his attorney’s fee. The story will focus on Cheon Ji Hoon as he faces against the rich who escape the law and their lawyers who charge expensive fees.
This will be notably Namgoong Min’s first SBS drama in two years, he’s playing the role of Cheon Ji Hoon, with his permed hair, he’s considered a rebel in the legal world.
Kim Ji Eun will be playing the role of Baek Ma Ri, she’s in the last stages of training at the Judicial Research and Training Institute to become a prosecutor. She’s considered from a ‘royal family’ among her circle. She has both amazing qualifications and a future set for her. When she meets Cheon Ji Hoon, her life turns upside down. This will mark Kim Ji Eun and Namgoong Min second time working together, they previously starred in the drama “The Veil.”
Choi Dae Hoon is taking on the role of prosecutor Seo Min Hyuk who is also from the judicial circles’ royal family. He enjoys the perks he’s born with, after wrapping up training at the Brooklyn district’s attorney office for the past two years, he hopes to achieve his goal of marrying Baek Ma Ri and changing her family’s Law Firm Baek into Law Firm Baek&Seo
Lee Deok Hwa will be playing Baek Ma Ri’s grandfather. He’s a very famous person who founded the large-scale Law Firm Baek. Despite the fact that he has many A-list lawyers employed, he wants to add Cheon Ji Hoon to his company which is why he sends his granddaughter Baek Ma Ri to Cheon Ji Hoon’s side.
Park Jin Woo is taking on the role of Sa Moo Jang, the legal assistant who looks after Cheon Ji Hoon, he spends his own money and rides his car after joining Cheon Ji Hoon.
Check out the photos from its first stills from the drama below!
Are you excited to watch this drama?