“Café Minamdang” is a mystery drama that follows the story of a profiler-turned-shaman and the clients he deals with at the mysterious “Minamdang” cafe.
The drama is based on the successful web novel “Minamdang: Case Note” written by Jeong JaeHan.
The leads in the drama are Seo InGuk and Oh YeonSeo.
Popular actor Seo InGuk has starred in the dramas “Reply 1997”, “Rascal Sons”, “38 Task Force”, “Shopping King Louie”, “The Smile Has Left Your Eyes”, “Smoking Gun”, “Romance Island”, and “Doom At Your Service.”
Oh YeonSeo has appeared in the dramas “Love With Flaws”, “Korean Odyssey”, “My Sassy Girl”, and most recently starred in the drama “Mad For Each Other.”
The drama is expected to provide different fun from the web novel, such as the emergence of new characters and humorous development, drawing on the stories of the suspicious cafe “Minamdang” and the clients who visit.
Here is more information.
Café Minamdang (2022)
Title: Café Minamdang / Minamdang: Case Note / Minamdang / 미남당
Director: Go JaeHyun
Writer: Park HyeJin
Runtime: From May 27
# of Episodes: 18
Genre: Mystery, Comedy
A mystery drama that follows a former profiler who became a shaman and the interesting stories of the clients that visit the mysterious “Minamdang” cafe.
Seo InGuk as Nam HanJun
A former profiler turned shaman that deals with the clients that visit the mysterious cafe “Minamdang”.
Oh YeonSeo as Han JaeHee
She is a detective who has been with the violent crimes unit for three years. Even though she hasn’t been on the team long she has been offered to lead the violent crimes division. She is lighthearted, doesn’t hold grudges, is honest, and believes in justice.
Kwak SiYang as Gong SuCheol
He is a former violent crimes division detective. He currently is the barista of Minamdang. He is Minamdang’s insignificantly beautiful business partner.
Kang MiNa as Nam HyeJun
She is HanJun’s younger sister and National Intelligence Service’s former hacker. She is Minamdang’s real business partner.
Teaser & Posters
Here is one of the official teasers.
Here are the official posters.
About the Web Novel
The original “Minamdang: Case Note” is a mystery action web novel that unfolds the story of Han Jun, a former profiler who has become a shaman, and his colleagues. You can read the web novel (in Korean) here.