Netizens expressed surprise at the academic background of some actors appearing in JTBC’s Fri-Sat-Sun drama “Reborn Rich”.
Recently, a post titled “Unexpected academic background of actors appearing in the drama ‘Reborn Rich‘” was uploaded on major online communities such as FM Korea, theqoo and ppomppu. The post drew attention as it contained a list of actors majoring in non-acting fields along with the names of the universities they graduated from.
Here are 7 actors appearing in “Reborn Rich” who have unexpected academic background.
◆ Song Joong Ki (Jin Do Jun / Yoon Hyun Woo) – graduated from Sungkyunkwan University, Department of Business Administration
◆ Park Ji Hyun (Mo Hyun Min) – studied at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Spanish Department
◆ Kim Shin Rok (Jin Hwa Young) – graduated from Seoul National University, Department of Geography
◆ Shin Hyun Bin (Seo Min Young) – graduated from Korea National University of Arts, Department of Art Theory
◆ Kim Young Jae (Jin Yoon Ki) – graduated from Chung-Ang University, Department of Journalism and Broadcasting
◆ Jung Hee Tae (Lee Hang Jae) – graduated from Chung-Ang University, Department of Journalism and Broadcasting
◆ Heo Jung Do (Kim Joo Ryeon) – graduated from Seoul National University, Department of Philosophy
Meanwhile, “Reborn Rich” is a fantasy drama in which a secretary who manages the risk of a chaebol family returns to life as the youngest son of that family after being unjustly killed.
Episode 11 (Dec 11th broadcast)’s ratings recorded 21.1% nationwide and 23.9% in the metropolitan area, maintaining first place among all channels. Its target age group of 20-49 recorded 9.7%, continuing to rank first among all channels as well. (Nielsen Korea, paid households)
In episode 11, Jin Yang Chul (Lee Sung Min) showed symptoms of delirium, which is a mental state caused by shock and confusion, when he found out that Jin Seong Jun (Kim Nam Hee) was behind his traffic accident. Jin Yang Chul’s condition became more serious that he did not even recognize Jin Do Jun (Song Joong Ki).
“Reborn Rich” airs every Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 10:30 PM on JTBC.