Drama: Melting Me Softly (Engish title) / Let Me Melt (literal title)
Revised romanization: Nal Nokyeojuo
Hangul: 날 녹여주오
Director: Shin Woo-Cheol
Writer: Baek Mi-Kyeong
Release Date: September 28 – November 17, 2019
Runtime: Sat. & Sun. 21:00
Country: South Korea
Due to a mysterious conspiracy, a man and a woman, who took part in a 24 hour freezing project, wake up 20 years later, instead of 24 hours later. In order to survive, the man and the woman have to keep their average core body temperature at 31.5°C. Their relationship develop romantically.
Ma Dong-Chan (Ji Chang-Wook]) is a PD, who works on a popular variety show. He and other participants take part in the variety show’s 24 hour freezing people project. Ma Dong-Chan is supposed to wake up 24 hours after being frozen, but, when he wakes up, he finds out that 20 years has passed. His appearance is the same as when he was frozen, but his parents, younger brother, girlfriend and co-workers have all aged significantly. To survive, Ma Dong-Chan has to keep his average core body temperature at 33°C.
“Melting Me Softly” takes over the tvN Sat. & Sun. 21:00 time slot previously occupied by “Arthdal Chronicles” and followed by “Crash Landing on You” December, 2019.
First acting role for Ji Chang-Wook since being discharged from the South Korean military on April 27, 2019.
First script reading took place June, 2019 in Sangam Neighborhood, Seoul, South Korea.
First still images of Ji Chang-Wook and Won Jin-A in “Melting Me Softly.”
Group poster for tvN drama series “Melting Me Softly.”
Three character posters for tvN drama series “Melting Me Softly.”