The main trailer for “Tale of the Nine Tailed 1938” is receiving a lot of attention.
On April 18th, tvN released a new trailer for the new weekend drama “Tale of the Nine Tailed 1938” through their official YouTube channel and other platforms.
The released video starts with Lee Dong Wook, who plays the role of the gumiho Lee Yeon, introducing himself as the hero of this era. He sets out to find the guardian stone, and his journey through the past and present captures the audience’s attention.
The video also introduces the owner of the Muyeon Temple and former western mountain deity Ryu Hong Joo (Kim So Yeon), gumiho’s younger brother Lee Rang (Kim Bum), and the northern mountain deity Cheon Mu Young (Ryu Kyung Soo), raising curiosity about what will happen in the drama.
Netizens who watched the video showed reactions such as “I want to watch it quickly!”, “A trailer that I never expected”, “I’ve been waiting for this”, “I’m excited. I’ll watch it well”, “Crazy, what’s happening with Lee Yeon at the end?”, “The fight between Japanese and Korean monsters. My heart is racing”, “Lee Dong Wook! I can’t wait”, and “It’s almost here!!!“
“Tale of the Nine Tailed 1938”, set to be released next month, is a sequel to the drama “Tale of the Nine Tailed” that aired in 2020. In season one, the story of the gumiho Lee Yeon who settled in the city and producer Nam Ji Ah (Jo Bo Ah) who chased after him was depicted.
Season two depicts the story of Lee Yeon as he time warps to 1938. It shows the process of the gumiho, who has arrived in a chaotic era, trying to return to the modern world.
The production team said, “Director Kang Shin Hyo and writer Han Woo Ri, who created a new world of ‘K-fantasy,’ reunited after three years. The drama is equipped with an even more dynamic action and an expanded scale on top of a unique worldview that delicately intertwines native gods and Korean monsters, as well as various characters from folktales.“
They also stated that “The meeting of familiar and new faces, including Lee Dong Wook, Kim So Yeon, Kim Bum, Ryu Kyung Soo, Hwang Hee, and Kim Yong Ji, will be an essential viewing element.“
“Tale of the Nine Tailed 1938”, meeting viewers in season two after three years, will premiere on May 6th at 9:20 pm KST as the follow-up to the currently airing drama “Pandora: Beneath the Paradise.”