KBS2 drama series “Imitation,” starring Jung Ji-So, Lee Jun-Young, & Yun Ho, is now scheduled to first air May 7, 2021. The drama series will replace “Dear M,” which was first scheduled to air February 26, 2021, but has been postponed due to bullying accusations made against lead actress Park Hye-Soo. Meanwhile, above and below are photos from the first script reading for “Imitation,” that took place recently in South Korea. The first script reading featured main cast members Jung Ji-So, Lee Jun-Young, & Yun Ho (Ateez), Lim Na-Young, Minseo, Yu Ri, An Jung-Hoon, Hwi Young (SF9), Jong Ho (Ateez), Lee Su-Woong (Boys Republic), Seong Hwa (Ateez), Danny Ahn, & Shim Eun-Jin.
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.