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“A Wise Doctor’s Life” Wraps Up First Script Table-Read With Jo Jung Seok And Yoo Yeon Seok

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Photos of the first script reading of tvN’s highly anticipated medical drama A Wise Doctor’s Life have been released.

One of the most awaited dramas from 2020, A Wise Doctor’s Life, revolves around the daily lives people working in a hospital. In other words, it narrates the struggles and challenges faced by the doctors, nurses, patients and the other staff in a hospital.

A legendary drama is expected to take birth as the creative team involves director Shin Won Ho and writer Lee Woo Jung, who are the creators of the popular Reply series (Reply 1997, Reply 1994, Reply 1988). Subsequently, this is further boosted by the presence of notable actors in the drama which includes Jo Jung Suk, Yoo Yeon Seok. Kim Dae Myung, Jung Kyung Ho and  Jeon Mi Do. They will be taking on the roles of five doctors, who are long-time friends since their medical school days.

For the script reading, all the actors and the creators gathered together to enact the scenes. The actors, who took on various roles such as doctors, patients, and family in this drama that set in the hospital, got themselves immersed in their roles revealing their charismatic presence. Especially, the five main actors showcased their perfect chemistry at the script reading.

Additionally, veteran actress Kim Hae Sook, along with actors Jung Moon Sung, Moon Tae yu, Shin Hyun Bin, Kim Joon Han, Choi Young Joon, Ahn Eun Jin, Ha Yoon Kyung, Kim Hye In, Choi Hyun, Bae Hyun Sung, Kim Soo Jin, and Choi Young Woo also shone with their parts at the reading.

A Wise Doctor's Life

Production Director Shin Won Ho said, “I have seen many dramas in the hospital setting. I thought it might be because the dramatic moments of life occur in the hospital. This drama was started by me with the idea of ​​talking about people. It does not have a highly thrilling or dramatic plot. Rather it’s composed of plain, trivial stories of the people.”

After that, he further stated, “We have gathered actors who can show us how powerful the ordinary, small, and trivial stories can be. Since, we are working with such great actors we hope to deliver an excellent work.”

A Wise Doctor’s Life is scheduled to broadcast on tvN in 2020.

Source: Sports Chosun

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