The viewers are raising high expectations for the next season of TVing’s drama “Yumi’s Cells’’.
While new characters for “Yumi’s Cells Season 2” are being cast, fans have already raised speculations about who will play the character of Shin Soon-rok, Yumi’s husband in the end, according to the original webtoon.
Shin Soon-rok is Yumi’s partner at the same company. He wears glasses and puts on a perfect outlook at work. However, he is a ‘homebody’ who boasts gentle and friendly charms after getting off work.
In particular, Shin Soon-rok will take off his glasses when he is outside the company and show off his lovely side, which is like a cute puppy. Which actor will take on the role of Shin Soon-rok who can show both an intelligent image and a sweet charm?
“Yumi’s Cells” fans have discussed and come up with 6 actors who might be the most suitable to play the role of Shin Soon-rok.
1. Gong Myung
The first candidate is actor Gong Myung, who caught the attention by showing his cute side towards older celebrities on tvN’s entertainment program “House on Wheels 3”.
Gong Myung was mentioned the most as an actor who can match the image of “Yumi’s Cells” Shin Soon-rok.
He has captured the hearts of many female fans for his puppy-like appearance with white skin and a gentle personality.
In addition, Gong Myung once gave off a different image with glasses on when appearing in public and in dramas.
2. Nam Joo-hyuk
Nam Joo-hyuk is 188cm tall and has a puppy-like charm with a lovely ‘halfmoon-shaped’ eye smile.
Especially in the tvN’s drama “Start-up”, Nam Joo-hyuk played a programmer who pursues perfection in his work but doesn’t know how to express his feelings in front of the person he loves.
Nam Joo-hyuk’s appearance, which can look different depending on “what he is doing” and “who he is with”, reminded fans of Shin Soon-rok of “Yumi’s Cells”.
3. Seo Kang-joon
Actor Seo Kang-joon, who has handsome facial features and extraordinary physical features, is also one of the characters that goes very well with the character Shin Soon-rok, the male protagonist of “Yumi’s Cells.”
Seo Kang-joon has already perfectly portrayed Cha In-ho, the main character in the tvN drama Cheese in the Trap, which is based on the original webtoon of the same name.
In the drama, he perfectly showed two aspects of the character, which is being feisty but also a cutie in front of the woman he likes.
In addition, as he showed fantastic teamwork with Kim Go-eun at the time, many people expect the couple Seo Kang-joon and Kim Go-eun will once again reunite.
4. Lee Do-hyun
Actor Lee Do-hyun is dominating fangirls’ hearts by mainly playing the younger man in his previous works.
Unlike his chic image, Lee Do-hyun often shows a lovely appearance with attractive eye smiles.
He is also gaining so much popularity being called a rising actor with his magical mid- to low-pitched voice.
Accordingly, Internet users raised their voices that “Yumi’s Cells” Shin Soon-rok would be a perfect character for Lee Do-hyun as this character also has an attractive voice.
5. Chae Jong-hyeop
Actor Chae Jong-hyeop played the pure “potato bachelor” Yang Hae-hyuk in the JTBC drama “Nevertheless.“
Chae Jong-hyeop perfectly played the role of a pure-hearted boy who delicately takes care of the female protagonist Han So-hee in “Nevertheless.”
When he smiled brightly, his dimples appeared and captivated the hearts of female fans.
6. Ahn Hyo-seop
Ahn Hyo-seop shows off his cute charm with a heart-warming visual and a “puppy-like” face.
His daily life is like a manhwa character’s. Ahn Hyo-seop often posts playful photos on his Instagram and shows off his mischievous side.
Ahn Hyo-seop once pulled off brown perm and round glasses in a drama, and many fans wanted him to be cast because of his high synchronization with “Yumi’s Cells” Shin Soon-rok.