Title: 환혼 / Alchemy of Souls
Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Historical
Episodes: 20 (To Be Confirmed)
Broadcast network: tvN
Broadcast period: 2022-June-18 to 2022-Aug-21
Air time: Saturday & Sunday 21:10 KST
The fate of these people become twisted due to “hwanhonsool” (the soul of the dead return to the living).
In the country of Daeho, Jang Wook (Lee Jae-Wook) comes from the noble Jang family. He holds an unpleasant secret about his birth, which people all around the country talk about. He is troublemaker. Jang Wook happens to meet Mu-Deok (Jung So-Min). She is an elite warrior, but her soul is trapped in a physically weak body. She becomes Jang Wook’s servant, but she also secretly teaches him how to fight.
Seo Yool (Minhyun) comes from the noble Seo family. He seems perfect with good appearance, intelligence, and strong martial arts skills. Go Won (Shin Seung-Ho) is the crown prince of Daeho. He hopes to become a generous king.
- “Alchemy of Souls” takes over tvN’s Sat. & Sun. 21:10 time slot previously occupied by “Our Blues.”
- Park Hye-Eun was first cast to play lead female character Mu-Deok, but mutually agreed with production staff to drop out.
Lee Jae Wook as Jang Wook
Jung So Min as Moo Duk Yi
Hwang Min Hyun as Seo Yool
– Moon Seong Hyun as Seo Yool (young)
Shin Seung Ho as Go Won
Yoo Joon Sang as Park Jin
Oh Na Ra as Kim Do Joo
Jo Jae Yoon as Jin Moo
Yoo In Soo as Park Dang Goo
Arin as Jin Cho Yeon
Park Eun Hye as Jin Ho Kyung
Lee Do Kyung as Heo Yeom
Im Chul Soo as a Mysterious Magician
Hong Seo Hee as Heo Yun Ok
Kang Kyung Hun as the Queen of the Patriotic Empire
Joo Sang Wook
Go Yoon Jung