The highly anticipated Korean drama, “Twinkling Watermelon,” (formerly known as “Sparkling Watermelon”) has delighted fans with its captivating cast lineup, music clips, teasers, and official release date. Join us as we delve into the details of this thrilling tvN series, which features a talented cast including Ryeoun, Seol In Ah, Shin Eun Soo, and Choi Hyun.
tvN’s New Korean Drama: “Twinkling Watermelon”: Cast, Music Clips, Teasers, and Release Date
On August 18, tvN delighted fans with an exciting behind-the-scenes glimpse of the highly anticipated Korean drama, “Twinkling Watermelon,” with the release of its first script reading.
The talented cast, including Ryeoun, Choi Hyun Wook, Seol In Ah, and Shin Eun Soo, attended the event. Esteemed production team members, including writer Jin Soo Wan and directors Son Jung Hyun and Yoo Beom Sang, were also in attendance.
“Twinkling Watermelon” is a captivating fantasy coming-of-age drama. It follows the journey of Eun Gyeol, a musically gifted CODA (child of deaf adult) student. After an unexpected time travel experience through a peculiar music shop, he finds himself stranded in an unfamiliar world. In this new place, he forms a band called Watermelon Sugar with a group of enigmatic young individuals.
Get ready to be captivated by a tale that combines music, mystery, and adventure as our characters navigate through the unknown.
“Twinkling Watermelon” Cast and Characters
Ryeoun as Eun Gyeol
Eun Gyeol is the only member of his deaf family who can hear, which leads him to live a double life. During the day, he excels as a model student in academics. At night, he embraces his passion for music as a guitarist in a band.
Ryeoun, the actor playing Eun Gyeol, impressed the production team during the script reading. He incorporated sign language and hand gestures to depict the character’s guitar playing accurately. The actor’s commitment to Eun Gyeol’s character in the drama promises viewers a compelling and relatable journey.
Choi Hyun Wook as Lee Chan
Lee Chan grew up in his grandmother’s boarding house surrounded by college students. Despite his young age, he exudes Generation X vibes. Choi Hyun Wook enhanced his character’s charm with subtle hand gestures and suave speaking.
Seol In Ah as Se Kyung
Se Kyung, a cello prodigy at Seowon Arts High School, is admired for her beauty and captivating aura. As Lee Chan develops feelings for Se Kyung, anticipation for a potential youthful romance builds.
Seol In Ah’s exceptional musical talent and chemistry with co-star Choi Hyun Wook add excitement to the story. In addition, her character is sure to captivate viewers in the upcoming drama.
Shin Eun Soo as Chung Ah
In the story, Chung Ah captivates as the “ice princess” with her cold demeanor and mysterious aura. Being deaf since birth adds complexity to her character.
Shin Eun Soo skillfully portrays Chung Ah’s unique circumstances through calm expressions and brief communication. This brings depth and empathy to her character. Viewers will witness the challenges faced by Chung Ah as a deaf individual and discover the hidden depths beyond her icy exterior.
Choi Won Young, Seo Young Hee, Chun Ho Jin, and Jung Sang Hoon
In “Twinkling Watermelon,” the supporting cast members contribute a wealth of talent and depth to the story. Choi Won Young and Seo Young Hee bring authenticity and emotion to their roles as Eun Gyeol’s parents. Chun Ho Jin adds wisdom and guidance to the story as he plays the role of the wise and experienced owner of an instrument shop. Additionally, Jung Sang Hoon portrays a master who brings profound knowledge and influence to the lives of others.
Teasers and Music Clips
Mark your calendars for the enchanting “Twinkling Watermelon” release date on September 25 at 8:50 p.m. KST. With 16 episodes, the Korean drama will air on tvN every Monday and Tuesday from September 25 to November 14.
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