Nam Ji Hyun and Chae Jong Hyeob in Talks for TVing K-drama Welcome to Witch’s Restaurant Joining Song Ji Hyo

A new K-drama is in the works and will be streamed solely on TVing, the Korean online platform. It’s called Welcome to Witch’s Restaurant (Come to Witch’s Restaurant) based on an award winning short story submitted to a writing contest. It tells of a witch running a restaurant that can grant wishes which in turn heals those who eat there. It sounds kinda like Mystic Pop-up Bar and I like this cast better so am happy to hear of another warm healing drama in development. Song Ji Hyo has signed on to play the titular witch who runs the restaurant while younger stars Nam Ji Hyun and Chae Jong Hyeob will play the leads who find solace at the restaurant as they face an ordinary life and/or shuttered dreams. It’s from the PD of Memorist who also produced It’s Okay to Not be Okay and 100 Days My Prince with a scheduled airing in the latter half of 2021.

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