The three special posters show vibrant and youthful images of Kim Min Gyu and Go Bo Gyeol along with a webtoon caricature of Kim Min Gyu’s character.
“The Heavenly Idol” is a drama adaptation about the world’s greatest divine power, Lambrary, who transforms into the body of an unknown idol’s body in the disorganized entertainment industry in Korea one day. The drama is based on the Web novel and Webtoon of the same name.
Kim Min Gyu will play the main role of Lambrary, who is regarded as the world’s most divine power and the current unknown idol, for unknown reasons, the world’s most divine power somehow awakens in the body of Woo Yeon Woo, a member of the current unpopular idol group “Wild Animal,” who debuted 3 years ago and uses honorifics, which is not suitable for idols and emerges as a hot issue in the entertainment industry every day with his unusual talking style and actions. It is expected that Kim Min Gyu, who made an eye-catching appearance as a romantic comedy expert in the role of Cha Sung Hoon, will transform himself into a most powerful divine being that has become an idol.
Actress Go Bo Gyeol will take on the role of Kim Dal, the manager of the idol group ‘Wild Animal’ and a real fan of Woo Yeon Woo. Kim Dal is the only fan of the group “Wild Animal,” but one day, when a strange person named Lambrary took over Woo Yeon Woo’s body, she decides to become the manager of group Wild Animal to save Woo Yeon Woo. Expectations are high for Go Bo Gyeol performance in the romantic comedy genre, who showed various aspects in the dramas “Hi Bye, Mama,” and “Arthdal Chronicles.”
Actor Lee Jang Woo will play Shin Ho Woon, vice chairman of the big entertainment company. The movies he invested in and distributed swept the awards of famous overseas film festivals, and both dramas and entertainment programs recorded the highest ratings. However, one day, the world’s devil Lumena possesses Shin Shin Woon’s body.
Actor Tak Jae Hoon will take the role of Sun Woo Sil, a vocal god and senior artist who hates Woo Yeon Woo. He is one of the top four male vocalists in Korea and is proud of himself. Tak Jae Hoon will make his first comeback in 13 years with the drama.
Actress Ye Ji Won will play Lim Seon Ja, the CEO of the agency of the group ‘Wild Animal’. Lim Seon Ja considers the disbandment of the ambitious group ‘Wild Animal’ as they work through the path of a rookie idol, but becomes expectant for the success of the group with new hope as various accidents committed by Woo Yeon Woo cause unexpected controversy.
“The Heavenly Idol” will premiere on February 15, 2023.