Jung Ji-So and Lee Jun-Young (U-KISS) are cast for lead roles in KBS2 drama series “Imitation.” The drama series is based on webcomic “Imitation” by Park Kyung-Ran. Also cast for supporting roles are Park Ji-Yeon (T-ara), Kang Chan-Hee (SF9), Minseo, Lim Na-Young, Jong Ho (ATEEZ), Hwi Young (SF9), Yu Ri, An Jung-Hoon, Yun Ho (ATEEZ), Lee Su-Woong, Seong Hwa (ATEEZ), San (ATEEZ), Danny Ahn and Shim Eun-Jin. The drama series revolves around idol group members.
“Imitation” first airs sometime during the first half of 2021 in South Korea.
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: Ma-Ha (Jung Ji-So) is a member of girl group Teaparty. The other members are Ri-A (Minseo) and Hyun-Ji (Lim Na-Young). Since their debut, they haven’t achieved much success. Ma-Ha has received some attention due to her resemblance to popular singer Ri-Ma (Park Ji-Yeon).
Teaparty then takes part in a reality TV program, involving popular idol groups participating in sporting events. Ma-ha wants to catch the attention of viewers. Meanwhile, Kwon Ryeok (Lee Jun-Young) is member of popular boy band Shax. He is well liked and is good at singing, dancing, and acting. He is also focused on maintaining his success. He doesn’t like Ma-Ha, who imitates the appearance of popular singer Ri-Ma. During the TV program, Hyeok (Jong Ho) from boy band Shax gets injured due to Ma-Ha. Kwon Ryeok bursts out with anger at Ma-Ha. She also receives hate from other people. Ma-Ha doesn’t want to see Kwon Ryeok anymore, but they cross paths on TV programs and while performing in a drama series.