Starring Jung So Min & Lee Jae Wook, ‘Hotel Del Luna’ Writer’s New Drama Teaser Criticized
‘Alchemy Of Souls’ Directed By Director ‘What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim’ Is A Drama Set In The Fictional Country Daeho, A Country That Doesn’t Exist In History Or On The Map.
The author’s new drama ” Hotel Del Luna ” titled ” Alchemy of Souls ” has now started its promotion period by releasing a video teaser. The tvN romance fantasy genre drama cast Jung So Min and Lee Jae Wook as the main couple.
“Alchemy of Souls” directed by the director ” What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim ” is a drama set in the fictional country Daeho, a country that does not exist in history or on the map. This drama will tell the story of a character whose fate becomes twisted due to a magic that swaps people’s souls.
In “Alchemy of Souls”, Lee Jae Wook played the role of a sophisticated but troubled young master, Jang Wook of the Jang family. Jang Wook has a tragic background, with the entire nation of Daeho whispering about the shocking secret behind his humiliating birth. Despite appearing cold and indifferent on the outside, he burns with fiery mischief on the inside.
Meanwhile, Jung So Min will play Mu Deok Yi, a big killer who is trapped in a very weak body. While his soul was fierce and full of strength, his body could not keep up with his spirit.
The teaser for “Alchemy of Souls” shows Jang Wook trying to burn a mysterious book in a fire, only to see him miraculously revive himself, undamaged. Next another teaser shows, Mu Deok Yi whose soul and history is stained with blood as a swordsman.
The first teaser for “Alchemy of Souls” has attracted the attention of South Korean netizens. However, many critics think that it is similar to a Chinese historical drama until the graphic effects have decreased in quality from “Hotel Del Luna”.
“Why does this look like a Chinese historical drama?” wrote one netizen. “I know the genre is fantasy, but this doesn’t even look Korean,” said another. “The CGI is really bad,” continued another netizen. “You say this is the work of the Hong Sisters? What’s with the quality?” add another. “The visual effect of ‘Hotel Del Luna’ is very good, this is a decrease in quality,” concluded other netizens.
Meanwhile, “Alchemy of Souls” is scheduled to air on June 18. Don’t miss watching it.