“A Day Found By Chance” (2019 Drama): Cast & Summary
The popular high school fantasy romance webtoon “July Found By Chance” is been remade into a drama. It joins the numerous list of other dramas of 2019 based on webtoons. The title of the drama is slightly different. It is “Haru Found By Chance” or it also can be translated as “A Day Found By Chance”. The official English title is yet to be announced.
The cast is young and composed of rising actors. Actress Kim HyeYoon -the main actress of the drama- got very popular with the hit drama “SKY Castle”. In Korea, she is recognized by many.
The male lead actor is SF9’s RoWoon! RoWoon first acted as the lead actor in a small web drama “Click Your Heart” produce by FNC when SF9 debuted. After that, he kept on improving his acting skills and got supporting roles in “School 2017” (2017), “About Time” (2018), and “Where Stars Land” (2018). In the latest one, he gained the attention of the public and with his various activities has gained more fame. This drama will his first time as the lead actor in a major drama.
APRIL‘s NaEun is the second lead female character. The acting-dol has especially been gaining popularity with her acting in “A-Teen” season 1 and 2. Lee JaeWook is a rookie actor and has the second male lead role, he previously acted in dramas such as “Memories of the Alhambra” (as a supporting role). The actor caught the attention of many in “Search: WWW“. Lee TaeRi also has a role in the drama, he previously acted in dramas such as “Rooftop Prince” (2012) and “Hospital Ship” (2017).
The PD of the drama is Kim SangHyub who previously worked on dramas such as “The King in Love” (2017), “Glamorous Temptation” (2015-2016), and “7th Grade Civil Servant” (2013).
For those of you who want to read the webtoon, you can here in Korean. It is unfortunately not available in English officially.
Here is more information. We will keep on updating as more information, posters, and teaser are released, stay tuned. Some information are from the webtoon and may not match with the remake, we will update.
A Day Found By Chance (2019)
Title: A Day Found By Chance/ Haru Found By Chance/July Found By Chance/Eojjeoda balgyeonhan haru/어쩌다 발견한 하루
Director: Kim SangHyub
Writer: Song HaYoung, In JiHye, based on the webtoon written by MooRoo named July Found By Chance (어쩌다 발견한 7월)
Runtime: From Sept.25 2019
# of Episodes: 32
It tells the story of a girl who realizes that she is a supporting character inside a romance manga named “Secret”. She tries to change the fixed story for her love and life.
Kim HyeYoon as Eun DanOh
A high school student who has found out she is just a supporting character inside the manga “Secret”. She is the only daughter of a wealthy family.
SF9‘s RoWoon as Number 13/Haru
A second-year high school student from class 7. He is also a supporting character in “Secret” called Number 13. His existence changed when he met DanOh. He started to feel what is love.
Lee JaeWook as Baek Kyung
Part of the A3. DanOh had a one-sided love for him for 10 years. He is her fiance. He is very handsome with bad guy vibes and many women like him.
APRIL‘s NaEun as Yeo JuDa
The main female character in manga “Secret”. She is poor but is energetic and courageous. Her family situation is so difficult that it is almost impossible to find a part-time she has not done. She is in the center of the love triangle with Oh NamJoo and Lee DoHwa, both part of the A3.
Kim YoungDae as Oh NamJoo
The main male character in manga “Secret”. Part of the A3 [A3 is a group of 3 handsome guys at the high school of the story].
Jung GunJoo as Lee DoHwa
Part of the A3.
Lee TaeRi as Fairy JinMiChae / Fairy Dried Squid
He is called Fairy JinMinChae [meaning in Korean: dried squid] because every time dried squid is at the school menu, he appears. He is the one that tells DanOh that she is leaving inside of the manga.
In “SKY Castle”, Kim HyeYoon acted with SF9’s Chani. This time, it will be RoWoon who she is in love with.
In the webtoon the main characters have a huge height difference, in the drama it will also be the case because Kim HyeYoon (1996) is 160 cm and RoWoon (1996) 190.5 cm.
Here is a glimpse of the webtoon.
Here is the lead male character.
Here is the A3.
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