Drama: Tale of the Nine Tailed (English title) / Tale of The
Nine-Tailed Fox (literal title)
Director: Kang Shin-Hyo
Writer: Han Woo-Ri
Episodes: No information yet
Release Date: October 7, 2020
Runtime: Wednesdays & Thursdays 22:50 KST
MAIN CAST: Lee Dong Wook (Lee Yeon), Jo Bo Ah (Nam Ji Ah / Ah Eum),Kim Bum (Lee Rang), Kim Yong Ji (Ki Yoo Ri)
Support Role:Hwang Hee (Gu Shin Joo), Kim Jung Nan (Pal Eui Pa), Ahn Kil Kang (Hyun Eui Ong), Joo Seok Tae (Team Leader Choi [Broadcasting station]), Jung Yi Seo (Kim Sae Rom [Broadcasting station]), Kim Kang Min (Pyo Jae Hwan [Broadcasting station]), Kim Soo Jin (Bok Hye Ja), Jang Won Hyung (Baek Shi Woo [Detective])
PLOT: The story features the mythical nine-tailed fox, or gumiho,Lee Yeon who has just settled in the city. Able to transform into human form, he goes about cleansing human spirits, all the while creating havoc. Enter the talented television producer Nam Ji Ah whose current show features urban myths. With nerves of steel, she will stop at nothing to secure unusual, if not dangerous, subject matter to showcase. She sets her sights on Lee Yeon who appears just too good to be true; irresistibly handsome, intelligent, fit; in fact the ideal guest. But his heartlessness will render doubt in her that he is indeed of this world.
Step-brother to Lee Yeon is the captivating Lee Rang, reputed to be the most dangerous of all gumihos living among humans. Despite being
half-human himself, he harbors a deep-seated contempt for all people. For sport, he will unleash his seductive prowess upon his human-du-jour, by promising to grant them their wishes, only to trick them into paying a hefty price for their earthly desires.
Episode 3: On the suspicious island, Eohwa Island, Ji A discovers
Episode 4: Yeon and Ji A wake up to see the island empty.
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Ohhhh I really like this now! Our female lead is not a helpless damsel in distress. She seems smart and courageous and I like it! Plus I get to learn a bit about Korean folklore.