Actor Kim Min Gue of “A Business Proposal” and “Queen: Love and War” will showcase his acting performance as a divine priest lost in a body of a Kpop idol in his new drama, “High Priest Rembrary,” based on the famous webtoon, “Holy Idol”. So, what will Kim Min Gue new drama “High Priest Rembrary” be like, and will it follow the original webtoon, “Holy Idol”? Check out the following details.
Kim Min Gue Confirmed to Join “High Priest Rembrary (Holy Idol)” New Webtoon Drama as Lead Role
“A Business Proposal” and “Queen: Love and War” actor Kim Min Gue will finally take on a lead role once again in the new webtoon drama, “High Priest Rembrary (Holy Idol)”.
On May 23, Kim Min Gue Happy Tribe Entertainment agency confirmed to various Korean media that the actor would soon make his return in “High Priest Rembrary (Holy Idol)” as the lead role.
“Kim Min Kyu has joined the production of the new drama High Priest Rembrary (literal title).”Happy Tribe Entertainment.
What is “High Priest Rembrary” Webtoon Adaptation About?
Adapted from a famous fantasy webtoon called “Holy Idol”, Kim Min Gue “High Priest Rembrary” new drama will tell a story revolving around a high priest named Rembrary.
In the middle of a colossal battle with the Demon King, high priest Rembrary suddenly finds himself in a different world. When he opens his eyes, he found himself to be inside the body of Woo Yeon Woo, a member of an underrated Kpop idol group, WILD ANIMAL.
In addition, the high priest must also deal with a romance story that will complete the new drama version of the “Holy Idol” webtoon.
That is why instead of striving to fight the Demon King, Rembrary must join his fellow members in their fight to the top of Kpop music industry and its every challenge along the way.
Kim Min Gue as a Holy Priest Turned into Kpop Idol in New Drama
In the new webtoon-adapted drama, “High Priest Rembrary”, Kim Min Gue will take on the role of the high priest himself.
Portraying both a holy high priest and Kpop idol will require Kim Min Gue to switch between the elegant traits of a divine character and the enthusiastic nature of a Kpop idol.
After all, even when he’s trapped within the body of Woo Yeon Woo the idol, Rembrary is still a powerful high priest with holy divine power who protects everyone from the darkness and the Demon King. Therefore, Kim Min Gue will need to channel both his inner elegance and ancient wisdom, just as he did in “Queen: Love and War”, as well as his unique and iconic charming smile.
Only by perfectly blending all these crucial traits Kim Min Gue will be able to perfectly manifest the role of the holy high priest Rembrary inside the body of Kpop idol Woo Yeon Woo in “High Priest Rembrary” new webtoon drama.
Do you think Kim Min Gue will nail this character perfectly?
Kim Min Gue: The Underrated Hidden Gem
It has been public knowledge that actor Kim Min Gue is a highly talented and versatile actor. With a career of almost 10 years, Kim Min Gue has performed big and small roles with various personalities. From the lead role of charismatic King Lee Kyung in “Queen: Love and War” to a mere supporting role in “So I Married an Anti-Fan”, Kim Min Gue has done it all.
Unfortunately, for these past 10 years, Kim Min Gue had been horribly underrated. That is why even when he had participated in numerous projects, viewers barely recognized the actor every time he had a new project coming up.
Thankfully, Kim Min Gue finally turned the table.
After his alluring performance as Cha Sung Hoon in “A Business Proposal”, his rising popularity then skyrocketed.
Due to this role, everyone started acknowledging this precious gem hidden within the Kdrama treasure chest. And eventually, the public realized and believed that Kim Min Gue truly deserved all the intense attention and recognition.
The role of the holy high priest within the body of a Kpop idol will surely add to the long list of unforgettable characters from Kim Min Gue.
Will We Watch Him Dance?
Most importantly, Kim Min Gue once revealed the reason why he didn’t become an idol despite his fascinating vocal was because of his terrible dancing. And at the beginning of the story, we will see high priest Rembrary freeze during a performance the first time he wakes up as Woo Yeon Woo.
However, will the story stay that way? Is Kim Min Gue’s dancing truly as bad as he mentioned? Or was he just being polite while hiding an incredible skill that might amaze the viewers? It will be exhilarating if we can finally see Kim Min Gue performing on stage as a Kpop idol in full package performance
At last, the production team announced “High Priest Rembrary (Holy Idol)” new webtoon drama release date to be around the first half of 2023. Therefore, please stay with Kpoppost and our Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter to find out more about Kim Min Gue and “High Priest Rembrary (Holy Idol)” new webtoon drama.
In the meantime, here’s a glimpse of Kim Min Gue duality as charismatic King in “Queen: Love and War” and his adorable smile in “Perfume”.
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