A brand new set of stills from the upcoming drama “Surviving as a Celebrity Manager” (literal translation) has been launched!
Starring Lee Seo Jin, Kwak Sun Young, Seo Hyun Woo, and Joo Hyun Young, “Surviving as a Celebrity Manager” is a remake of the hit French sequence “Call My Agent!” The authentic sequence consists of 4 seasons and captures the fierce struggles of high stars and their managers in a sensible and witty method.
tvN’s remake will relay a story that options episodes appropriate for Korea, showcasing how professional managers working with Korea’s high stars are inevitably amateurs in their very own lives as they navigate work, love, and ambition.
The job descriptions of those managers are so huge that they will cowl an entire spectrum of fields. You can say they work in manufacturing once they’re discovering and producing stars, gross sales when making an attempt to get gigs for his or her stars, advertising and marketing when engaged on constructing their stars’ pictures, the authorized group when coping with a scandal, and naturally in remedy once they’re coping with careworn stars. There’s nothing they don’t do, so their work lives are fairly dramatic.
This is much more obvious within the new set of stills that includes the 4 managers driving the narrative, Ma Tae Oh (Lee Seo Jin), Cheon Jae In (Kwak Sun Young), Kim Joong Don (Seo Hyun Woo), and So Hyun Joo (Joo Hyun Young).
As the final director of Method Entertainment, Ma Tae Oh is fast on his toes and meticulous relating to mapping out a recreation plan. He’s already tapped into “an artwork of life” solely attainable by professionals, and with this knowledge he additionally holds an unquestionable aura of authority.
Team chief Cheon Jae In may be characterised by her “blazing charisma,” which is obvious within the picture the place she’s fervently making an attempt to advertise her star. There’s additionally a contrasting picture that captures her within the midst of awkwardly performing a bodily taxing Buddhist apply. She seems fully misplaced, which begs the query of what obtained her there within the first place.
The different group chief Kim Joong Don is doing all the things he can to make a shoot as accommodating as attainable for his actor. However, he’s additionally seen crouching within the nook of an workplace in an obvious try to cover from somebody or one thing – which works to point out that within the lifetime of a supervisor, something goes.
Newbie supervisor So Hyun Joo’s day may be described with one phrase: “grueling.” Overflowing with ardour however slightly quick on technique, she all the time takes all the things head-on. She drowns in papers whereas making an attempt to print a loopy quantity of scripts and places her physique by way of bodily toil whereas making an attempt to make it someplace on her bicycle.
The manufacturing group commented, “The 4 managers of Method Entertainment are toiling by way of immediately within the title of their stars. Their grind will transfer everybody to wish to ship them limitless encouragement. The actual, colourful work lifetime of managers that nobody actually is aware of about is coming to your houses this November 7. We ask for many love and curiosity.”
tvN’s “Surviving as a Celebrity Manager” will premiere on November 7 at 10:30 p.m. KST. Watch a teaser here!
Until then, watch Lee Seo Jin in “Times” with subtitles beneath!
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