KBS2’s upcoming Korean drama “ If You Wish Upon Me ” also known as “ Tell Me Your Wish ” has shared a new poster featuring Ji Chang Wook, Choi Soo Young, and Sung Dong Il!
The story in brief…
“ If You Wish Upon Me ” is a Drama inspired by a real-life organization in the Netherlands that makes wishes come true for terminal cancer patients. A touching story will unfold as a young man, pushed to the limit by a life full of struggles, visits a palliative care hospital and joins the hospital staff in fulfilling the various wishes of people at the end of life. . Besides Ji Chang Wook, the drama also stars Girls’ Generation’s Sooyoung and Sung Dong Il.
The new poster highlights the warmth and comfort the story will bring to viewers. First, Yoon Gyeo Re, who rarely smiles, is spotted with a bright expression on his face. Her sparkling eyes are filled with indescribable emotion, and her bitter but light smile draws attention to her story. Fans are already looking forward to the tricky acting of Ji Chang Wook, who embodies someone who has no motivation or will for life.
On the other hand, the “happy virus” Seo Yeon Joo shines with her firm eyes that show her determination to fulfill a patient’s last wish, and Kang Tae Shik’s warm smile hurts my heart for some reason. The poster’s text reads, ” So they may shine in their final moments ,” raising expectations regarding the relationship between the three characters as well as their journey to fulfill the wishes of hospice patients.
Roles and Characters
Ji Chang Wook will play the role of Yoon Gyeo Re , who after struggling to survive is clinging to the present without any determination. He’s a “broken adult child” who has made a habit of hurting himself by getting tattoos all over his body. Yoon Gyeo Re struggled desperately against cold reality, going through an orphanage, a youth detention center, and a prison.
Girls’ Generation’s Sooyoung will transform into Seo Yeon Joo , the hospice hospital nurse. Contrary to the typical image of the angelic nurse, Seo Yeon Joo is obsessed with physical exercise and sees muscle loss as the end of the world. Seo Yeon Joo is an icon of health, vigor, and vivacity, and she’s also a figure who gives hope to everyone in the hospital with her brilliant existence.
Sung Dong Il will play the role of Kang Tae Shik , who works at the hospice hospital as the volunteer leader of the Genie team after missing his life. He is a passionate volunteer who takes his role seriously, and he is a perceptive person who knows everything that is going on in the hospital.
One last character to introduce to you:
Won Ji An portrays Ha Jun Kyung , the human incarnation of a black swan. Abandoned by her parents, she grows up and becomes a person marked by death and despair. She begins to obsess over Yoon Gyeo Re (Ji Chang Wook) after he lends her a helping hand for the first time in his life.
Photos of Ha Jun Kyung, the character played by Won Ji An , show the stark contrast between her expressions and the different personalities she embodies. In one photo, Ha Jun Kyung is beaming with happiness as she smiles at someone, but in another photo, she is overflowing with disappointment and hatred.
In this last photo, her heavy makeup and revealing clothes give an entirely different version of Ha Jun Kyung. There is even a hint of sadness in her smile, leading viewers to wonder why Ha Jun Kyung is only interested in Yoon Gyeo Re’s attention and affection when she is loved by so many. of people. Viewers will have to wait to find out how she came to equate love with something you crave.
The production team shared:
“Won Ji An surprised us all by showing how perfectly in tune she was with Ha Jun Kyung, even in terms of her physical appearance. Focus on her acting and how she portrays a character with a painful history while watching ‘If You Wish Upon Me’. »
The teaser begins with Seo Yeon Joo asking Yoon Gyeo Re, “Have you ever been happy before? “. He replies, “No, I never was. His voice-over, annoyed, wonders aloud: “How could I end up like this? “. The clip shows Yoon Gyeo Re going through all kinds of trials and tribulations, and he never experiences a happy moment in his miserable life.
With a trembling voice, Yoon Gyeo Re said desperately, “Let me live a normal life like everyone else. Then he bursts into emotional sobs, shouting, “Is that too much to ask? “.
If You Wish Upon Me will start on August 10th.