It’s still a bit too early to get the first official drama stills from the upcoming Discovery of Romance, but a sneak peek is available courtesy of the leads filming out and about in Seoul. If I lived there I would get no work done, I would just run around filming locations and try to ogle at the upcoming dramas and maybe get lucky and paw paw a lead or two. Discovery of Romance has a fantastic cast stacked top-to-bottom with acting talent that are enjoyable to watch and easy on the eyes. Eric and Jung Yumi play a pair of exes and have a second chance at romance though things are sticky with Sung Joon as Jung Yumi’s current boyfriend. There are worse things than having Sung Joon on base while Eric fights for another chance at bat. Yoon Jin Yi has a long crush on Sung Joon so might be trying to encourage Jung Yumi to go back to her ex Eric so she can have Sung Joon all to herself.
Yoon Hyun Min plays Eric’s good friend and I so enjoy watching him smirk onscreen even if he’s been stick in best buddy mode in a string of dramas. Adorable Kim Seul Gi brings her ample comedic timing to this drama as Jung Yumi’s good friend, and hopefully she’ll be wisecracking her way through the show. I’m relieved to see all the male leads looking so normally handsome, rather than extreme follicly challenged feats of fancy. Eric’s hair is very closely cropped and reminds me of when he just finished military service. While I prefer a little bit more hair on my male leads, he’s got such masculine features and figure that the shorn hair look suits him nicely and is probably a bonus since the drama is filming during the muggiest dog days of Summer. Sung Joon is playing a surgeon but he still looks like an overly tall boy to me, which might work if his character is destined to be the devoted boyfriend who ends up heartbroken. Continue reading