WATCH: KBS Casts Character Lee Se Young In Upcoming Romance Drama “Law Cafe”
On June 4, KBS released a short video introducing Lee Se YoungKim Yu Ri’s character in the legal romance drama “Law Cafe.” They introduce her as a beautiful prosecutor with a fiery personality who can’t stand injustice and ends up falling in love with Kim Jeong Ho (Lee Seung Gi). The drama will be released on August 29.
‘law cafe‘ is a legal romance drama that depicts the story of Kim Jeong Ho, a former prosecutor who now owns a building, and Kim Yu Ri, a lawyer with a 4-D personality. The story will focus on the events surrounding a law firm that also operates as a cafe. Kim Jeong Ho is a former prosecutor and current building owner who was once known as a “monster genius.” Kim Yu Ri is a lawyer who looks good but isn’t shy about showing off her fiery personality when she witnesses an injustice.
Lee Se Young gained popularity after starring in the family drama “The Gentlemen of Wolgyesu Tailor Shop” (2016), where she received favorable reviews. She and co-star Hyun Woo were dubbed “The Ahchoo Couple” by fans. Lee Se Young also won Best New Actress in the Television category at the Baeksang Arts Award for her performance.
In 2017, she played her first lead role in a free-to-air TV channel with KBS2’s youth drama “Hit the Top.” Lee then starred in the Hong sisters’ fantasy romantic comedy-drama A Korean Odyssey, and was praised for her portrayal of three different characters.
In 2018, she played her first starring role on the big screen in the comedy film “Duck Town”. In 2019, Lee Se Young starred in tvN historical drama “The Crowned Clown,” based on the 2012 Korean historical film “Masquerade,” where she played Queen Yoo Sowoon. The same year, she appeared in the horror film ‘Lingering’ and in the medical drama ‘Doctor John’.
In 2020, she starred in the mystery thriller Memorist as a genius profiler. She then reunited with Shin Sung Rok, who she previously worked with in Trot Lovers, for the MBC drama “Kairos.” In 2021, she starred as Sung Deok Im in MBC’s hit historical romance drama ‘The red sleeve‘, co-starring alongside Lee Jun Ho.
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