We finally have a date for tvN’s upcoming drama “Joseon Psychiatrist Yoo Se Poong”!
“Joseon Psychiatrist Yoo Se Poong” is a drama based on a novel of the same name that tells the story of Yoo Se Poong (Kim Min Jae), a genius and well-known medical doctor who gets caught up in a conspiracy and as a result gets kicked out from the royal court. He then meets Gye Ji Han (Kim Sang Hyung) and Seo Eun Woo (Kim Hyang Gi) in the strange and beautiful Gyesu village where he gets reborn into a true doctor who can heal the heart.
Kim Min Jae will play Yoo Se Poong, a genius acupuncturist who has excellent skills and a handsome face. However, one day he gets caught up in an unexpected incident that gets him kicked out by the royal court, and his acupuncture abilities disintegrate.
Kim Hyang Gi will play Seo Eun Woo, a widow who is able to deduce the stories of those who are heartbroken. She comes from a noble family and is a keen and observant person with extraordinary empathy. Eun Woo feels that her sudden marriage was unfair but she is on the verge of becoming a virtuous woman to her deceased husband until she meets Yoo Se Poong and undergoes dramatic changes in her life.
Kim Sang Kyung will play Gye Ji Han, Yoo Se Poong’s eccentric teacher who also loves money very much. However, although Ji Han looks like a snob who only cares about money, he is actually a very genuine person. He eventually guides Se Poong to become a true doctor who can heal the heart.
The remaining cast members are Ahn Chang Hwan who will play the servant Man Bok who is only interested in Yoo Se Poong. Yoo Sung Joo will play Jo Tae Hak, a master of all sorts of tricks who will do anything to achieve his goals. Jung Won Chang will play Jo Sin Woo, the adopted son of Jo Tae Hak who is a cool-headed inspector. Lee Seo Hwan will play Shin Gwi Soo, a pure man who is the doctor of the king.
Jeon Gook Hyang will play a grandma who suffers from dementia and as a result, confuses Yoo Se Poong as her son. Yeon Bo Ra takes on the role of Nam Hae Daek, the woman who takes care of the Gyesu village hospital and has great cooking skills. Kim Soo Ahn will play Ib Boon, Gye Ji Han’s daughter who doesn’t care about her father’s mistreatment of her. And lastly, Han Chang Min will play Jang Goon, the one who is in charge of the medicine warehouse in the hospital and has a great memory.
“Joseon Psychiatrist Yoo Se Poong” is set to premiere on August 1.
Are you excited to watch this drama?