With the new month, new k-dramas are here! ‘Now, We Are Breaking Up’ is the upcoming K-drama that has fans waiting for its episode 1. After the huge success of the period drama ‘Lovers of The Red Sky’, SBS is coming back into the present. With some forbidden workplace romance in the fashion industry. To the two independent millennials standing up for themselves and valuing their work and lives. ‘Now, We Are Breaking Up’ is the story of modern times. Coming to the screens sooner than we think, here is everything you need to know about the upcoming k-drama. From the cast updates to the episode premieres.
K-drama fans are already hyping their expectations as Lee Gil Bok is the one at the director’s chair for the drama. Known for his work in hits like ‘My Love From The Star’, ‘Dr. Romantic 2’ and ‘Vagabond’, fans are hoping for something good. The show has been in talks since pre covid times. But the production faced a lot of problems because of the pandemic. But overcoming all the challenges, the shooting that began in April 2021 for ‘Now, We Are Breaking Up’ wrapped up in September 2021. With strong characters and their stories, here are the talented cast members of the show.
The Cast and The Characters
After her very public divorce from the actor Song Joon Ki, actress Song Hye Kyo is finally back on the TV screens. Known for her roles in global hits like ‘Autumn in My Heart’ or ‘Descendants of the Sun’. Song Hye Kyo will be playing the female lead, Ha Young Eun. A renowned fashion designer handling her own design team at the fashion company ‘The One’. She is a cold-hearted person who prefers stability and has a realist approach. While known for his roles in ‘My Roommate Is a Gumiho’ and ‘Search: WWW’, Jang Ki Yong will be playing the male lead, Yoon Jae Gook. A renowned freelance photographer with intelligence, wealth, and being handsome being his assets. The drama is a big deal for Jang Ki Yong as this is going to be his last drama before his military enlistment.
Choi Hee Seo, who is known for her roles in shows like ‘Mistress’ and ‘The Asian Anger’ will be playing Hwang Chi Sook. She is lonely but serves as the design director of ‘The One and the daughter of CEO Hwang. While the PR manager from ‘It’s Okay To Be Not Okay’, aka Kim Joo Hun, will be joining the cast members too. Playing the role of Seok Do Hoon, the CEO of a PR company. Last seen in Netflix’s ‘Racket Boys’, Park Hyo Joo will be playing Jeon Mi Sook, a former model and the wife of Kwan Soo Ho. Known for his roles in the Dr. Romantic series, Kwan Soo Ho is played by Yoo Na Moo.
The cast members also include Sehun. Joo Jin Mo, Cha Hwa Yeon, Yoon Jung Hee, Jang Hyuk Jin, Moon Joo Yeon, and a lot more.
‘Now, We Are Breaking Up’ Episode 1 Release Date
‘Now, We Are Breaking Up’ episode will release November 12, 2021, at 10 pm KST. There will be 16 episodes in season 1. The new episodes will release Friday and Saturday every week. With a few trailers out, the viewers have already gotten an idea of what the show is going to be about. As one of the teasers showed the DJ playing ‘Car the Garden’s ‘STAY’ as the last song for the rainy day. Two black and white photographs, along with a ring, catch fire and burn slowly. As the hopes are almost down the drain, the screen flashes with “But our love is still going on”.
Where To Watch?
‘Now, We Are Breaking Up’ episode 1 will be available to watch on streaming services and cable TV. Available on channel SBS, it will be replacing ‘One The Woman’. For the streaming services, all the episodes will premiere on Viu and Rakuten Viki.