On May 6, it was revealed via various news outlets that the two have been selected to lead the drama. “Excellent Shaman Ga Doo Shim” is a fantasy mystery romance about two unique high schoolers who become involved in a series of mysterious incidents.
Kim Sae Ron is taking on the role of 18-year-old Ga Doo Shim who wishes to live as a typical high schooler but is born with the undesired fate of becoming a shaman. She is brave and has a strong character to fight evil spirits as she works on solving mysterious cases.
Nam Da Reum is taking on the role of Na Woo Soo, an almost perfect high-schooler who comes from a wealthy background, he is both smart and has good looks. When Ga Doo Shim suddenly appears in his life, he gains the ability to see evil spirits, and the two get entangled in mysterious cases together.
The drama has gained massive attention for becoming rising actor Nam Da Reum first leading role, he’s debuted as a child actor has been in countless projects playing the younger versions of many Korean actors in hit series.
“Excellent Shaman Ga Doo Shim” will consist of 12 episodes, each about 20 minutes long.
Filming will begin in May, the drama is scheduled to premiere sometime in the second half of this year via Kakao TV.