“Tempted” (2018 Drama): Cast & Summary
MBC starts 2018 spring season with a quite unusual and mysterious drama!
The channel started teasing with intriguing dark and red colored posters. The scenario is said to be loosely based on the French novel Les Liaisons Dangereuses written in the 18th century which has quite a scandalous content. This adaption will tell the stories of chaebol playing dangerous seductions games in the mess of a revenge plan.
The casting too is creative and lets fan curious to see the main characters interaction. Woo DoHwan earned fans thanks to his charismatic model features but also thanks to his excellent acting in dramas such as ‘Mad Dog’ (KBS 2017) and ‘Man Living at My House’ (KBS 2016). The main female character also is interesting as Red Velvet‘s Joy will be filming her second drama in a role that is very much different from ‘The Liar and His Lover’ (tvN 2017).
‘Tempted’ started to air March 12th at 10pm KST and that with great ratings!
Title: Tempted/The Great Seducer/Widaehan Yoohok/위대한 유혹자
Director: Kang In
Writer: Pierre Choderlos de Laclos (novel), Kim BoYeon
Runtime: From March 12th
# of Episodes: 32 (each 35mns)
Kwon ShiHyun made a promise to the woman he wants to marry Choi SooJi, he will take revenge for her. He bets his life to seduce Eun TaeHee, a cold-hearted girl that does not believe in love. In those games of seduction and revenge, every character ends up in serious situations, such as discovering what is love.
Woo DoHwan as Kwon ShiHyun
The sole grandson heir in the JK Group conglomerate that has much confidence in his seduction skills, a playboy.
Red Velvet’s Joy as Eun TaeHee
An elite student that think people blind by love are pathetic.
Moon GaYoung as Choi SooJi
The daughter of a hospital director and best friend of ShiHyun. The troublemaker.
Kim MinJae as Lee SeJoo
A playboy chaebol and SiHyun’s best friend. The peacemaker.
Yeo JinGoo was first offered the leading role, but he declined.