Facts about 5 dramas that you might not know: Son Ye-jin and Jung Hae-in almost worked together for the second time?

Below are some Drama T.M.I that not many drama fans know.

1. “Now, We Are Breaking Up” – Actor and actress who were cast for the drama before Song Hye-kyo and Jang Ki-yong

Soo-ae and Yoo Tae-oh

It is said that Soo-ae and Yoo Tae-oh were the first actors to receive the script offer for the female and male lead characters at the production stage before the drama filming. If the two actors were cast, the drama’s atmosphere would have changed.

There were articles reporting the news of them being offered the main character roles but shortly after joining the cast, both actors dropped out of the drama due to different schedules.

2. “Hometown Cha Cha Cha” – Shin Min-ah is the oldest among the cast but plays the youngest main character

Hometown Cha Cha Cha

In the drama, Hye-jin (played by Shin Min-ah) is one year younger than Doo-sik (Kim Seon-ho) and a junior at the same school as Seong-hyun (Lee Sang-yi)’s.

However, in reality, Shin Min-ah is the oldest among the three actors. The actress is 2 years older than Kim Seon-ho and 7 years older than Lee Sang-yi. With her youthful appearance, she was able to play the role of a young character.

3. “Navillera” – Actors Park In-hwan and Na Moon-hee have appeared together in more than 9 works

Park In-hwan and Na Moon-hee

Park In-hwan and Na Moon-hee appeared as a couple in the middle of the drama and showed impressive teamwork. Surprisingly, this is the 9th time that the two actors worked together and they had collaborated in a number of movies, dramas and even musical plays before. One of their representative works is the movie “Miss Granny”.

4. “Tunnel” – The 18th Division that appeared in the drama does not exist in real life?


In the first episode of the drama “Tunnel”, a unit called the 18th Division is mentioned, making most people who have enlisted in the military confused. In fact, the 18th Division does not exist.

Since the Korean military tends to avoid naming their units with numbers 4, 10 and 18, because of their negative meanings. The 18th Division that appeared in the drama cannot be found in real life. It is believed that this division was intentionally created to avoid the possibility of controversies.

5. “One Spring Night” – Son Ye-jin and Jung Hae-in almost worked together again?

One Spring Night

This is the work in which PD Ahn Pan-seok, writer Kim Eun and actor Jung Hae-in met again 1 year after JTBC’s 2018 drama “Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food”. Like the previous work, “One Spring Night” is also a melodrama.

At the beginning of the production, it was said that the two main character actors of the previous work were cast once again, but eventually, Son Ye-jin decided not to appear in the drama and the male lead role was played by Han Ji-min.

Son Ye-jin and Jung Hae-in

In addition, many actors who appeared in “Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food”, such as Song Seung-hwan, Gil Hae-yeon, Lim Sung-eon, Lee Moo-saeng, Joo Min-kyung, Oh Man-seok, Seo Jung-yeon, Lee Chang-hoon, and Kim Chang-wan, were cast again for “One Spring Night”.

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