Korean drama starting today 2021/11/20:
“Shadow Beauty” (2021)
Title: Shadow Beauty (literal title)
Revised romanization: Geurimja Minyeo
Hangul: 그림자 미녀
Director: Bang Soo-in
Writter: Bang Soo-in
Network: Kakao TV
Release Date: November 20, 2021 --
Runtime: Wed, Sat 20:00
Country: South Korea
- Shim Dal-Gi - Goo Ae-Jin
- Choi Bo-Min - Kim Ho-In
- Yang Hong-Seok - Lee Jin-Sung
- Heo Jung-Hee - Yang Ha-Neul
- Lee Na-Gyung - Genie
- Baek Ji-Hye - Jo Sae-Hee
Ae-Jin (Shim Dal-Gi) is a high school student. Students call her ugly and she is bullied by them. The only friend she has at school is Jin-Sung (Yang Hong-Seok). Ae-Jin also has a secret which nobody knows about. Her secret is that she is famous and popular social media influencer Genie, who has more than 770,000 followers. Ae-Jin makes her selfies look beautiful by photoshopping her pictures and then posting them on social media as Genie.
One day, Ae-Jin receives a text message and an untouched photo of herself. That person is aware that Ae-Jin is Genie.
- Based on webcomic "Geurimja Minyeo” by A-Heum (published from 2017 to May 31, 2020 via Kakao).