After Kim Go Eun’s detective role in The King: Eternal Monarch. It has been revealed that actor Kim Go Eun has signed and will be starring as the lead in the adaptation of the hit webtoon Yumi’s Cells.
The webtoon narrates the tale of an office worker named Yumi. The webtoon is told from her viewpoint and sees the many brain cells in her head controlling her thought, emotion, and action.
Kim Go Eun will be showcasing the titular role who finds it difficult to express her feelings. As she grows in her love and professional life, she begins to see happiness in small joys of life.
Speaking about the webtoon and her role, Kim Go Eun said, “I think the reason that the love story of the ordinary woman Yumi was able to make so many people laugh and cry over such a long period of time was because of how relatable it was. I’m looking forward to her future journey.”
The drama will be directed by director Lee Sang Yeob who directed Familiar Wife and Shopping King Louie. It will be written by Song Jae Jung who is the writer of Memories of the Alhambra and by Kim Yoon Joo who wrote Find Me in Your Memory.
Yumi’s Cells likely to start in the first half of 2021.Advertisement.