I’m more curious about what the Hong sisters have in store for upcoming MBC Wed-Thurs drama Warm and Cozy than I am feeling all that interested in the drama. That’s not a bad angle to approach this drama since the Hong sisters are super hit-and-miss with me, if I love their drama then it’s madly and passionately or else it’s the other extreme of totally blah about it. The curious bit is wondering what the atmosphere will be like for this story set entirely on Jeju. W&C won’t be their first foray on the island, the whole first episode of My Girl was set on Jeju and followed the leading lady as she ran around being a tour guide/con woman.
This time the Jeju mood feels much more upscale, with the two leads seen on horseback in respective new drama stills and having a meet cute by the beach. Male lead Yoo Yeon Seok‘s character seems super nice, rich and nice is usually the domain of second male leads so that ought to be interesting to see the trope switched around. Kang Sora‘s stills all make her seem unhappy and harried, which likely explains why she leaves Seoul and ends up in Jeju, but I sure hope she starts lightening up in the story sooner rather than later. I’m tuning in for fun times, not to watch a leading lady scowl her way through picturesque Jeju. Other than wanting to see Kang Sora crack smile, so far W&C is looking good enough for me. Continue reading