Girl’s Day member/actress Hyeri and Highlight‘s Doojoon are in talks to star in MBC‘s new fantasy drama, ‘100 Won Butler Baek’ (literal translation).
On March 17 KST, Around US Entertainment stated, “Doojoon is currently reviewing his casting offer for the drama ‘100 Won Butler Baek’.” On the same day, an official from Hyeri’s agency revealed, “Hyeri is positively reviewing her casting offer for MBC’s new drama ‘100 Won Butler Baek’.”
First, Doojoon has been offered the role of Butler Kim, who runs errands for others with a starting charge of 100 Won (~$0.08 USD) per task. Hyeri has been offered the role of funeral director Baek Dong Joo, who grants the wishes of dying people. ‘100 Won Butler Baek’ will depict the story of Butler Kim and Baek Dong Joo, as they work together to run an errand business called ‘100 Won Per Task’. In particular, Baek Dong Joo is revealed to have a strange ability, where if her hand touches a dead person’s face, the corpse is momentarily able to talk to Baek Dong Joo, asking her to grant their last wishes.
‘100 Won Butler Baek‘ is preparing for a July broadcast.