Having been constantly bullied for her acne-stricken face and plain appearance, an ordinary schoolgirl becomes an internet sensation slash campus crush overnight after she posted a picture of herself wearing make-up. Based on the hit webtoon “Goddess Advent” by manhwa artist Yaongyi.
Official English Title: True Beauty
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Director: Kim Sang-hyeob
Writer: Lee Si-eun
Broadcast Period: December 9, 2020 to January 28, 2021
Time Slot: Wednesday & Thursday @ 22:30 KST
No. of Episodes/Parts: 16
Running Time: 70 minutes per episode
Exciting Cameos. Acting stars Kim Hye-yoon (Extraordinary You), Lee Jae-wook (Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol), and Lee Tae-ri (Tale of the Nine Tailed) have confirmed to make guest appearances in True Beauty.
Off to a Good Start. The production team has released an initial round of behind-the-scenes footage from the set of True Beauty. The cast members sat down for a quick interview and gave their thoughts on their first day of filming together. Watch it here!
Kang Min-ah as Choi Soo-ah: Ju-gyeong’s friend in Saebom High School Oh Eui-sik as Han Joon-woo: Literature teacher in Saebom High School Kim Byung-chun: Vice-principal of Saebom High School Lee Sang-jin as Ahn Hyun-gyu: Ju-gyeong and Su-ho’s classmate Han Yi-young: Ju-gyeong and Su-ho’s classmate Shin Jae-hwi as Lee Sung-yong: Seo-jun’s friend who is a bully in Yongpa High School Jeon Hye-won as Park Sae-mi: a goddess in Yongpa High School Park Hyun-jung as Lee Mi-hyang: a teacher Im Hyun-sung: the owner of Prince, a comic book store Oh Yoo-jin as Joo Hye-min
Jung Joon-ho as Lee Joo-heon: Su-ho’s father Kang Chan-hee as Yoon Se-yeon Lee Jae-Wook Kim Hye-Yoon Lee Tae-Ri