“If You Wish Upon Me” is set in a hospice ward and tells the story of volunteers and their patients.
Top Hallyu actor, Ji ChangWook, veteran actor Sung DongIl, and Girls Generation’s Choi SooYoung are confirmed to play the leads.
Ji ChangWook is one of the most popular Korean actors across the globe with hit dramas such as “Empress Ki”, “Healer”, “The K2”, “Suspicious Partner” and more. He most recently starred in the dramas “Lovestruck In The City”, “Backstreet Rookie” and “Melting Me Softly”.
Veteran actor Sung DongIl has a long list dramas which includes “Reply 1988”, “Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo”, “The Legend of Blue Sea”, and “Jirisan”. His most recent drama appearance was in the drama “Ghost Doctor”.
Top Hallyu star Choi SooYoung recently starred in the drama “So I Married The Anti-Fan“ and appeared in the drama “Run On”.
Here is more information.
If You Wish Upon Me (2022)
Title: If You Wish Upon Me / Tell Me Your Wish / Dangshini Sowoneul Malhamyun / 당신이 소원을 말하면
Director: Kim YongWan
Writer: Cho RyangSu
Runtime: From August 10
# of Episodes: 16
The story of volunteer workers in a hospice ward, their patients, and how they prepare to confront death.
Ji ChangWook as Yoon GyeoRee
An “adult child” who runs from death while having no real desire to live. When he finds he is becoming attached to life, he inflicts pain on himself by adding a tattoo to his body.
Sung DongIl as Kang TaeSik
Kang TaeSik is the Volunteer Team leader, and the leader of “Team Genie”, a team that grants the last wishes of patients. He is a passionate character who knows all the secrets inside the hospice ward.
Girls’ Generation’s SooYoung as Seo YeonJoo
A nurse in the hospice ward, Seo YeonJoo is the icon of health and vitality, and she is a shining presence at the hospice ward. She is a character who strives to become stronger to be able to deliver hope to people who are at the end of their lives.
Poster & Teaser
Here is one of the official teasers.
Here are the official posters.