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Post-“Queen of Tears” Okay-Drama Struggles, Even With Highly Anticipated Male Lead


“This provides nothing new, which is a bummer.”

Following the massive success of Queen of TearstvN‘s new weekend Okay-Drama additionally gained consideration for casting a scorching rising actor, Wi Ha Joon, alongside veteran actress Jung Ryeo Won (also referred to as Yoana Won).

“The Midnight Romance In Hagwon” | tvN

Set out to be a Melancholia-esque romance with the ceaselessly controversial “student-to-lover” pipeline, The Midnight Romance In Hagwon (also referred to as Graduation) sparked considerations as quickly because the solid lineup was introduced.

Actor Wi Ha Joon Is Finally Returning To Romance, But Reactions Are Mixed

Veteran Korean language instructor Seo Hye Jin (Jung Ryeo Won)’s steady and pressure-free life is unsettled by the return of her former pupil, the one-time troublemaker Lee Jun Ho (Wi Ha Joon).

A decade in the past, she helped him achieve admission to a prestigious college. He secretly fell for her then and has admired her from afar ever since. In the pursuit of affection, he provides up his job at a serious firm to grow to be a Korean language instructor—and be nearer to Hye Jin once more. Will his plan work? And may this former instructor and scholar discover love, regardless of their sizable age hole?

— Viki

Now, with three episodes in, the numerous dip within the viewer ranking for the present is talking for itself.

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Episode 3 obtained 3% viewer scores. | Naver

Some viewers referred to as out “the non-existent chemistry” between the leads…

Leads Wi Ha Joon (left) and Jung Ryeo Won (proper) in “The Midnight Romance In Hagwon.” | tvN
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| theqoo
  • “Lots of the times, I can’t perceive what Jung Ryeo Won is saying as a result of she has horrible pronunciation.”
  • “I imply, even when the plot is cliché, individuals will watch if the leads have good chemistry. But I really feel just like the characters conflict… and the leads’ performing types don’t actually work collectively.”
  • “I had no concept who directed this till I watched Episode 1. I knew straight away it needed to be An Pan Seok. LOL. He makes use of the identical supporting actors each single time.”
  • “I knew this could occur. I ended watching after Episode 2, too. Haha. I determine I’m not a fan of An Pan Seok’s works.”
  • “It’s not horrible… But with the identical previous supporting solid and the identical previous directing… This provides nothing new, which is a bummer.”
  • “WDYM…? I’m having a lot enjoyable watching this…”

…whereas others blamed the Production Director An Pan Seok and his tendency to “duplicate his personal works” with cliché mise-en-scène and “the standard, same-old directing (and casting).”

An Pan Seok’s 2018 Okay-Drama “Something In The Rain” | JTBC
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| theqoo
  • “I like An Pan Seok’s directing, truly. So I appeared ahead to this, however the leads have zero chemistry.”
  • “Personally, I loved Jung Ryeo Won’s performing on this. I assumed the chemistry with the male lead was simply high quality, too. Hwaiting.”
  • One Spring Night is considered one of my favourite Okay-Dramas, although. Sure, it’s not thrilling. But Jung Hae In and Han Ji Min had glorious chemistry. In truth, I noticed how good of an actor Jung Hae In is watching One Spring Night. That stated, I used to be wanting ahead to this present, however…”
  • “Yeah, I began watching as a result of I actually preferred One Spring Night, too. But there’s nothing romantic about this one.”
  • “I used to be OK with Jung Ryeo Won’s performing. But the male lead is missing. I really feel like it could’ve been loads higher to solid somebody with extra chemistry to supply.”
  • “I prefer it.”
  • “I ended watching mid-Episode 1. Something concerning the leads feels meh.”
  • “I’m so sick and uninterested in seeing the identical previous individuals in An Pan Seok’s Okay-Dramas. And I hate how he shoots all of his Okay-Dramas in the dead of night. It’s exhausting to look at as a result of the dimness is irritating.”
  • “It’s simply not that good.”

Despite the net opinion, the leads have been nothing however “steamy” on and off the present. Will the viewer ranking decide again up as plot thickens and sparks begin flying?

Okay-Drama followers keep tuned.

Wi Ha Joon And Jung Ryeo Won Shock Netizens With A Steamy Moment During A Press Conference

Content Source: www.koreaboo.com


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