First script reading for OCN drama series “Amazing Rumor” starring Joe Byeong-Gyu, Yu Jun-Sang, & Kim Se-Jeong, took place June 30, 2020 in South Korea. Attending the first script reading were Joe Byeong-Gyu, Yu Jun-Sang, Kim Se-Jeong, Yum Hye-Ran, Ahn Suk-Hwan, Choi Yoon-Young, Choi Kwang-Il and director Yoo Sun-Dong. Director Yoo Sun-Dong stated at the script reading “I am so excited at working with such good actors and actresses. I will do my best to make a fun, new drama series which people have never seen before.” “Amazing Rumor” is based on webcomic “Kyeongirowoon Somoon” written by Jang Yi.
“Amazing Rumor” will first air November 28, 2020 in South Korea (takes over OCN’s Saturday & Sunday 10:30 PM slot previously occupied by “Search“).
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: A group of people are called “Counter.” Their purpose is to hunt down evil spirits and they each have their own special abilities. The group disguises themselves as employees at noodle restaurant.
So Moon (Joe Byeong-Gyu) is a high school student and he is the youngest member of “Counter.” His special ability is his physical strength. As a child, he was involved in a suspicious car accident. His parents died in the accident and he was left with a limp in his left leg.
Ga Mo-Tak (Yu Jun-Sang) is a former police officer. He had an accident 7 years ago, which caused him to lose his memory. He is a righteous person.
Do Ha-Na (Kim Se-Jeong) can sense evil spirits from hundreds of kilometers away. When she touches someone, she can read their memories.
Chu Mae-Ok (Yum Hye-Ran) is the chef of the noodle restaurant. She is the anchor of “Counter.”
Choi Jang-Mool (Ahn Suk-Hwan) is the first “Counter” of Korea. He is in charge of managing expenses fr the group.