MBC’s new weekend drama Showtime Begins! an oriental fantasy rom-com. The series follows Cha Cha Woong, a famous magician who knows how to handle ghosts, and a hot-blooded female police officer born with supernatural power.
The project boasts a stellar cast, including Park Hae Jin as the cold-blooded magician and Jin Ki Joo as the model police officer. Joining them in the cast are Jung Jon Ho, Jung Suk Yong, Go Kyu Pil, and more.
First, Park Hae Jin, playing the male lead Cha Cha Woong, will show off his acting prowess, pulling off various performances from nagging his employees to attempting an eccentric makeover. The actor will repeatedly go back and forth between coldness and comedy, enlivening the story.
Go Seul Hye, played by Jin Ki Joo, is a brave police officer that runs nonstop for her dream. She takes good care of others and always prioritizes the safety of citizens. She’ll get romantically involved with Park Hae Jin, all the while crying because of the secret she keeps and forming friendships with her co-workers.
The rest of the cast will also double the freshness of the unpredictable plot.
Meanwhile, Showtime Begins! was pre-sold to over 190 countries around the world even before the filming began, becoming one of the most anticipated projects to be released this year. The show will premiere on April 23rd at 9 PM KST.
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