Sinopsis Drama Korea Prime Minister And I Episode 12
Seems like Girls’ Generation‘s YoonA is literally clinging to Lee Bum Soo right from the beginning.
KBS’s new Monday-Tuesday drama “Prime Minister and I” recently revealed the first stills showing the lead couple caught up in an interesting situation. YoonA has both of her arms tightly around Lee Bum Soo‘s leg while staring at the man with her puppy-dog look. With his piercing eyes, Lee Bum Soo looks at YoonA intensively, making viewers wonder what has happened between the two.
On December 4, fans from seven different countries (Korea, Japan, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Malaysia, and Thailand) sent an incredible 15.373 tons of Dreame rice wreaths to the “Prime Minister and I” press conference to show their support for YoonA.
The Dreame rice wreathes will be donated to those going through a difficult time, such as senior citizens and hungry children.
After the press conference, YoonA thanked all her fans via Girls” Generation”s official homepage. She said, “We finally held the press conference today for KBS” Monday-Tuesday drama “Prime Minister and I”, which airs its first episode on December 9~. Because of the overflowing amount of rice at the entrance and the tons of love you sent with it, I think I was able to gain strength and conclude the press conference well. It was the best. There is less than a week until the broadcast. Considering the fun we had filming, it will be a cheerful and warm drama, so please look forward to it. And make sure to watch the original broadcast. The end. this was Nam Da Jung.”
“The Prime Minister and I” has a decent premiere in the ratings taking in more than 5% of viewers.
According to the Nielson Korea ratings, the first episode of KBS2‘s “Prime Minister and I” brought in approximate 5.9% of viewers, placing it third among Mon-Tues dramas.
This is an increase from the previous drama “Marry Him if You Dare” that occupied the same time slot on KBS2. The last episode of “Marry Him if You Dare” brought in 4.1% of viewers, giving KBS2 an1.8% increase in viewership for the time slot.
Despite the mostly positive response to Lee Bum Soo and YoonA‘s “Prime Minister and I,” it continues its third-place position for its second episode, with MBC’s “Empress Ki” continuing its domination of the airwaves.
According to ratings agency, Nielsen Korea, ratings for the December 10 broadcast of MBC Monday-Tuesday drama “Empress Ki” Episode 14 recorded a 19.5% viewership nationwide, a slight drop of 0.7% from Monday’s Episode 13 20.2% rating.
YoonA pretends to be a horse and gives child actor Lee Do Hyun a ride on “Prime Minister and I,” marking the start of her project as mother to the Prime Minister’s three children.
New stills for KBS 2TV’s Monday-Tuesday drama “Prime Minister and I” released on December 17 show Lee Do Hyun on YoonA’s back. This scene also appeared in the preview for today’s episode of “Prime Minister and I.”
“Prime Minister and I” is a romantic fantasy, depicting the romance between an obstinate Prime Minister and a scandal reporter in her 20s who desperately wants to get married. The first three episodes that aired comically followed how a third-rate reporter Nam Da Jung (YoonA) and Korea’s youngest president Kwon Yul (Lee Bum Soo) met and the circumstances that led to their marriage.
“Empress Ki” continued to maintain strong ratings this week.
Nielsen Korea report stated that MBC Monday-Tuesday drama “Empress Ki” scored a nationwide rating of 18.8% for its December 17 broadcast. That figure is the same as its previous episode rating on December 16.
While “Empress Ki” remains unrivalled in its number one position, there has been a slight drop from 20.2% and 19.5% ratings for last week’s Monday and Tuesday episodes, respectively.
Actress Jin Se Yeon will attempt to play two roles in “Doctor Stranger.”
On the 26th, the production team released stills of Jin Se Yeon playing two characters in the upcoming SBS Monday-Tuesday drama “Doctor Stranger” that will air its first episode on May 5. In the drama, Jin Se Yeon plays the roles of Song Jae Hee, a North Korean medical student, and Han Seung Hee, a South Korean physician.
“Doctor Stranger” depicts a medical-intelligence melodrama about a massive conspiracy surrounding a genius doctor born in South Korea but raised in North Korea by the name of Park Hoon (Lee Jong Suk) and South Korea’s top elite doctor Han Jae Joon (Park Hae Jin.) Using Myung Woo University Hospital as the background, the drama portrays a story of love and competition with the characters standing in the center of a North Korean conspiracy to select the team members of the surgery team that will operate on the South Korean Prime Minister Jang Seok Joo (Cheon Ho Jin.)
Still cuts of SISTAR’s Bora’s cameo in SBS’s new drama, “Doctor Stranger,” have been revealed.
In the still cuts that have been revealed on April 26, Bora has transformed into a tomboy, wearing vintage style clothing and a uniform cap, which is a different look from her usual sexy appearance on stage. Bora played as Lee Chang Yi, a North Korean woman, and has shown a variety of charms as she worked with Lee Jong Suk.
Ha Ji Won”s latest charity work is going to help children smile. She recently became the second Asian honorary ambassador of the children”s charity known as Operation Smile. As Jackie Chan was the first Asian ambassador, she is the first Asian woman to represent the group. Past representatives include Mariah Carey and Jessica Simpson.
The international children”s medical charity provides cleft lip and palate surgeries, as well as ongoing medical therapies to children with facial deformities. The charity helps children in less developed countries, currently reaching out to children in 63 nations.
In the middle of the night, prosecutor PARK JUNG-HWAN (Kim Rae-won) is roused from his modest single room by his panicked superior, who shows him the latest news: someone who isn’t him has announced his candidacy for the position of Prosecutor General, and he wants Jung-hwan to do something about it.
They both know the man on the front page, as the superior Prosecutor General candidate LEE TAE-JOON (Jo Jae-hyun) fumes that he’ll quit his job as a prosecutor if he doesn’t get that position.
In amidst the whirlwind of media coverage surrounding Minister Yoon the day before her confirmation hearing, she makes sure to get all the details from Ho-sung regarding his search and seizure of all Dr. Mechanic’s possessions. She wants to make sure his father left nothing behind regarding the enlistment fraud case.
She has to smile and act upright for the cameras, hypocritically promising that she’ll hide nothing during her hearing. Only when she’s safely in her car does she call Ho-sung to tell him to meet with Dr. Mechanic in person and bring her anything regarding the enlistment case if he has it.
If you were missing a 50-episode saeguk to plan your week around, help is on the way. A new historical drama from MBC will feature plenty of addicting court intrigue and forbidden romance. Cha Seung Won has signed on to play Prince Gwanghae and Lee Yeon Hee will play his half-sister Princess Jung Myong in the new drama “Hwajung” or “Splendid Politics.”
It won”t be the first drama or film to feature the character of Prince Gwanghae. Seo In Guk plays him in “The King”s Face.” Ji Sung, Lee Byung Hun and Lee Sang Yoon also portrayed him. But he is not usually portrayed as a villain.
Girls’ Generation’s Yoona is coming back to the small screen with talented actor, Lee Bum Soo, in KBS’ new drama, Prime Minister and I (tentative title).
Dramatic Tok, in charge of the promotion for Prime Minister and I, announced, “Lee Bum Soo and Yoona have been cast in KBS’ upcoming Monday and Tuesday drama, Prime Minister and I,” and “Filming will start at the end of October.”
SM Entertainment staff talked with enews on October 21 also confirming the news, saying, “Yoona will be the main lead of Prime Minister and I. She will be playing a 28-year old reporter with a charming personality unlike any other.”
It was previously reported that actor Lee Bum Soo and Girls’ Generation’s YoonA were positively reviewing the script for “Prime Minister and I.” Now, both sides have confirmed their participation to lead the drama.
On October 21, KBS side stated, “Both YoonA and Lee Bum Soo confirmed for ‘Prime Minister and I’ and filming will start at the end of October. Lee Bum Soo is forty-three years old while YoonA is twenty-three. Even though they have a twenty-year age gap, we’re expecting a different sort of chemistry [than the usual]. Also, YoonA’s acting transformation will be something to look forward to.”
Actress Chae Jung Ahn has been confirmed for the upcoming KBS drama, “Prime Minister and I.”
On October 22, broadcast insiders revealed that Chae Jung Ahn has been confirmed to play Seo Hye Joo, who is Kwon Yool’s (played by Lee Bum Soo) college junior and close associate since his congressman days.
Seo Hye Joo will be playing the rival of Nam Da Jung (played by YoonA) as they enter a love triangle with Kwon Yool.
Yoon Shi Yoon will transform into Korea’s top one percent government employee.
Yoon Shi Yoon has recently been casted in KBS’ upcoming romantic comedy, Prime Minister and I and have already begun filming.
Prime Minister and I is a love story about a family who is 100 percent business and 0 percent child care, that is, until a mother arrives to the family like a Christmas present. The drama has already confirmed casting Girls’ Generation’s Yoona and Lee Bum Soo, raising anticipation for a warm family drama to come this winter.
KBS’s new Monday-Tuesday drama “Prime Minister and I” is gearing up for its premiere with the release of two trailers and additional stills.
Lee Bum Soo will be playing the role of South Korea’s youngest prime minister Kwon Yool, who is known for his sharp intelligence, and YoonA will be taking on Nam Da Jung, a clumsy and absentminded reporter. Click here for YoonA’s stills.
The new stills of Lee Bum Soo show him as a charismatic and sharply-dressed prime minister. The first trailer also depict Lee Bum Soo in the same manner, a sharp contrast to bubbly YoonA featured in the second trailer. Both trailers only contain one line of dialogue, with YoonA calling out to Lee Bum Soo, “Prime Minister!” At the end, YoonA narrates, ”In December, the Prime Minister of Korea transforms.”
Well, no need to be frustrated in waiting for whatever may happen in the future because KBS2TV’s new drama “Prime Minister and I” seems to share of the main couple’s happy ending through the drama’s poster.
The newly released poster of “Prime Minister and I” shows a contrasting image of Lee Bum Soo and Girls’ Generation‘s YoonA. In the top section of the poster, the negative vibe between Kwon Yul (Lee Bum Soo) and Nam Da Jung (YoonA) sharply differ from the couple’s loving pose in the bottom section of the drama’s poster.
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Lee Bum Soo looking spiffy
The press conference for the upcoming KBS drama Prime Minister and I was held on December 4 at the Ambassador Hotel in Jangchung-dong.
The conference was attended by the main cast members, including Girls’ Generation (SNSD)’s Yoona, Lee Bum Soo, Yoon Shi Yoon, Chae Jung An, Ryu Jin and the director Lee So Yeon
The first episode of Prime Minister and I will air on December 9.
Lee Bum Soo blushed upon talking about the upcoming kiss scenes with Girls’ Generation (SNSD)’s Yoona.
The actor talked about his teamwork with his co-star Yoona at the press conference for KBS′s Prime Minister and I, which took place on December 4 at the Ambassador Hotel in Jangchung-dong, Seoul.
As there′s 20 year age difference with Yoona, Lee Bum Soo said, “Yoona’s character is very cute and lovely. She is always full of energy and positivity at the filming site, which makes her a dependable co-star.”