JTBC’s “Doctor Slump” provides a sneak peek into Lee Sung Kyung’s upcoming cameo appearance, adding an intriguing twist to the romantic comedy.
“Doctor Slump” narrates the story of two former rivals, Yeo Jung Woo (Park Hyung Sik), a successful plastic surgeon facing an unexpected career crisis, and Nam Ha Neul (Park Shin Hye), a workaholic anesthesiologist battling burnout syndrome. In the upcoming episode, Lee Sung Kyung makes a special appearance as their former high school classmate.
The newly released stills depict Lee Sung Kyung’s character during her high school days, wearing a school uniform and engaging in a shy conversation with Yeo Jung Woo.
Fast forward 14 years, and her character unexpectedly encounters Yeo Jung Woo and Nam Ha Neul. The excitement is palpable as she interacts boldly, grabbing Yeo Jung Woo’s hand and giggling at a café, clearly thrilled by the unplanned reunion with her teenage crush.
In contrast, Nam Ha Neul appears visibly displeased by this unexpected encounter. During their coffee catch-up, she maintains a cold stare and crossed arms, revealing a sense of discomfort in the presence of her former classmate turned romantic rival.
Lee Sung Kyung’s cameo was initiated by director Oh Hyun Jong, who previously collaborated with the actress on the popular drama “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo.”
Expressing gratitude for Lee Sung Kyung’s willingness to make a special appearance, the “Doctor Slump” production team acknowledges her contribution to creating a fun and delightful atmosphere on set. Despite the briefness of her appearance, they anticipate that Lee Sung Kyung will bring a powerful presence beyond the typical cameo.
To witness Lee Sung Kyung’s impactful cameo, viewers can tune in to the next episode of “Doctor Slump,” airing on February 11 at 10:30 PM KST. As the drama continues to unfold, her appearance promises to add a layer of excitement and complexity to the evolving relationships within the storyline.