“True Beauty” is one of the most looked forward webtoon adaptation to drama this year. It is one of the numerous adaptations of webtoon into drama in 2020. “True Beauty” webtoon has fans all across the globe and they are eagerly waiting for this drama.
The production has yet to release the full cast and all the cast is in talks.
ASTRO’s Cha EunWoo is in talks for the lead role. If he accepts he would be back to the small screen with another webtoon adaptation. He previously acted in the hit “My ID is Gangnam Beauty” which was also a webtoon adaptation. Cha EunWoo has earned popularity with his idol and acting activities. His latest drama was “Rookie Historian Goo HaeRyung”. Fans are waiting for his new acting project.
Moon GaYoung is in talks for the lead female role. She previously acted in dramas such as “Tempted”, “Welcome to Waikiki 2” and “Find Me In Your Memory”. Many are looking forward to her chemistry with Cha EunWoo.
Park YooNa (“My ID is Gangnam Beauty”, “SKY Castle“, “Hotel del Luna”) and Im SeMi (“Shopping King Louie“, “When the Weather Is Fine”) are also in talks.
Director Kim SangHyub working on “True Beauty” previously worked on “Glamorous Temptation“, “The King in Love” and “Extraordinary You” and writer Lee SiEun worked on “Rude Miss YoungAe” and “Top Star U-Back“.
Here is more information.
We will keep on updating, so stay tuned!
- Title: True Beauty / Yeosingangrim / 여신강림
- Director: Kim SangHyub
- Writer: Lee SiEun based on the story of Yaongyi
- Network: tvN
- Runtime: Second half of 2020
- # of Episodes: –
- Language: Korean
It tells the growth story of a girl that turns into a goddess thanks to makeup skills. She rather dies than reveals her bare face. It tells her first love story with the only man that saw her without makeup.
ASTRO‘s Cha EunWoo (in talks) as Lee SuHo
Lee SuHo is a very handsome and perfect high school student. He receives the attention of everyone but is interested in no one. Even if he looks cold on the outside, he is actually kind-hearted and gets shy easily.
Moon GaYoung (in talks) as Lim JuGyeong
A high school girl who turned into a popular ‘goddess’ thanks to her makeup skills.
JuGyeong is a second-year high school student. She is the most beautiful woman in the universe, but that is only through makeup. There is a huge difference before and after makeup.
She wonders how she can be this unlucky. Her mom is not pretty but she is smart, her dad is not smart but he is even more handsome than Tom Cruise. Her older sister and younger siblings only got the good sides of her parents: they have good looks and are smart. However, on her side, she only got the bad sides.
TBA as Han SeoJun
Park YooNa (in talks) as Kang SuJin
TBA as Sua
Im SeMi (in talks) as Lim HeeGyeong
TBA as Kim Aiden
(According to the webtoon) He is an idol trainee from a multi-cultural family.
About the webtoon
The webtoon is popular all over the world, you can read in English here. The webtoon written by Yaongyi started back on Apr. 2018.