On Saturday (6/8/2022) soompi reported that Girls’ Generation’s Sooyoung, Ji Chang Wook, and Won Ji An had been interviewed exclusively by KBS2. During the interview the three discussed their upcoming drama, If You Wish Upon Me.
If You Wish Upon Me itself is a new drama inspired by a real organization in the Netherlands that was formed to fulfill the last wishes of cancer patients who have a slim life expectancy.
In the drama, Ji Chang Wook will play Yoon Gyeo Re, a man who has a difficult life until he has to volunteer at a hospital. However, ever since he succeeded in helping the patient’s wishes come true for the first time, his life slowly began to change.
Meanwhile, SNSD’s Sooyoung will play a house nurse named Seo Yeon Joo. Then, Won Ji An plays Ha Jun Kyung, a beautiful woman who is obsessed with Yoon Gyeo Re.
Ahead of the drama’s premiere, Ji Chang Wook and Sooyoung explained the important points of the drakor If You Wish Upon Me.
Ji Chang Wook said, “The main characters have personal wounds. They then created a ‘Genie Team’ to treat themselves and also fulfill the last wishes of hospital patients, they are subjects to watch out for when watching the drama.”
He then added, “Since it hasn’t premiered yet, I can’t go into detail about what exactly ‘Team Genie’ does. [agar bisa memenuhi keinginan terkahir para pasien]but one thing I’m sure of is that If You Wish Upon Me viewers will definitely find warmth while watching.”
Sooyoung then commented, “I think it would be great if you pay attention to how ‘Team Genie’ struggles to fulfill the wishes of hospital patients in different ways in each episode of ‘If You Wish Upon Me.’ I think in the future you will also enjoy the chemistry between the members of ‘Team Genie’ and also Yoon Gyeo Re.”
If You Wish Upon Me premieres on August 10, 2022 at 9:50 p.m. KST and will be available on Viki with subtitles English. Ready to watch?