“Memorist” (2020 Drama): Cast & Summary




“Memorist” (2020 Drama): Cast & Summary

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"Memorist" webtoon / SBS

The fantasy thriller action drama “Memorist” is based on the webtoon of the same title by JaeHoo. It is among the various dramas of 2020 to be adapted from webtoons.

As for Nov. 4, the cast is yet to be announced. Yoo SeungHo and Lee SeYoung are in talks for the main character.

Yoo SeungHo is a well-loved actor recognized for his perfect acting skills. He previously starred in “Warrior Baek DongSoo” (2011), “I Miss You” (2012), “Remember, War of the Son” (2015), “Ruler: Master of the Mask” (2017), “I’m Not a Robot” (2017) and “My Strange Hero” (2018).

Producer So JaeHyun who was in charge of planning “Stranger” and “100 Days my Prince” as well as producing “Eunju’s Room” will be co-directing with director Kim Hwi (“Haeundae”, “Memorist”, “Horror Stories II”, etc) for this drama.

The description below is based on the webtoon and may not match with the drama story, we will update. Stay tuned.

Here is more information.


Memorist (2019)

“Memorist” (2020 Drama): Cast & Summary

“Memorist” webtoon / DAZED



Title: Memorist/Memoriseuteu/메모리스트

Director: So JaeHyun, Kim Hwi

Writer: – by the story by JaeHoo

Network: tvN

Runtime: 2020

# of Episodes: –

Language: Korean



It tells the story of detective DongBaek who has the supernatural power of reading memories. He is facing mysterious serial murder cases.



“Memorist” (2020 Drama): Cast & Summary

“Memorist” webtoon / SBS

Yoo SeungHo (in talks) as DongBaek

DongBaek is a detective who has the supernatural ability to read all the memories of one person by touching them. In addition to his special ability, he is also smart and good at fighting. He is one of the best detectives in Korea.


“Memorist” (2020 Drama): Cast & Summary

“Memorist” webtoon / Prain TPC

Lee SeYoung (in talks) as Han SunMi

She is a smart profiler who dreams to revenge her father. At the different of DongBaek who has issues to control his anger, she is cool and calm.


Interesting Facts

You can read the webtoon in Korean here. It is sadly not officially available in English.

You can have a look at the webtoon below.

“Memorist” (2020 Drama): Cast & Summary

“Memorist” webtoon

“Memorist” (2020 Drama): Cast & Summary

“Memorist” webtoon


Read More : Dramas Of 2020 Based On Webtoon


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I think that would suit YSH. The plot seems quite good. Everyone goes to tvN, I thought he would go for a SBS drama. Hope he confirms soon, I miss him