Seo Hyun-jin and Lee Min-ki Appearance in ‘The Beauty Inside’
Seo Hyun-jin is a South Korean actress who started her career as a member of girl group M.I.L.K under SM Entertainment. After the group disbanded in 2003, Seo Hyun-jin debuted her career as an actress in 2006 with the drama Hwang Jini as a supporting role. Her breakthrough work is the drama Another Miss Oh that aired in 2016.
Her role, Oh Ha-young, is funny and improved her ability to act in the comedy-romantic genre. Since then, Seo Hyun-jin’s popularity is increasing rapidly and she appeared in many CFs. In 2018, Seo Hyun-jin starred in another comedy-romantic drama titled The Beauty Inside that aired on the JTBC network. Then, how’s her role as Han Se-gye in the drama?
Seo Hyun-jin in The Beauty Inside
The Beauty Inside is a drama that aired on JTBC in October 2018 until December 2018. The drama’s story based on the movie with the same title that released in 2015 and starred by actress Han Hyo-joo. Seo Hyun-jin’s role in the drama is Han Se-gye, a top celebrity and has excellent acting skills. Even though she is talented, she’s known as a troublemaker. In her early 20’s, Han Se-gye gets a strange phenomenon.
Her appearances will change every month. Because of this, Han Se-gye got into several rumors that said she is in a relationship with many men, even people said she has kids. And also, because of this matter, Han Se-gye continues to face hardship in her work. One day, she met Seo Do-jae (played by actor Lee Min-ki), a chaebol who is the manager of T-Road Airlines.
Seo Do-jae suffering from prosopagnosia, which he can’t distinguish people’s face. To face people, he gets help from his secretary. When Seo Do-jae meets Han Se-gye, he knows that person is her because of her personalized necklace even though her face changes. After meeting continuously, they start to get interested in each other.
Before the drama started airing, the news about Seo Hyun-jin’s new project is anticipated by fans. The first episode got 3% ratings for Seoul and 2% for nationwide. Slowly but sure, the ratings got higher for every episode. The highest rating is on episode 15 which get 6% ratings for Seoul. And also, in several online communities, netizens are talking about the actor’s performances on the drama. Aside from romantic-comedies, The Beauty Inside also has fantasy and melodrama elements in the story. No wonder, many viewers get hooked with this drama!
The other actors are Ahn Jae-hyun and Lee Da-hee. Ahn Jae-hyun’s character is Ryu Eun-ho, a priest who is Han Se-gye’s close friend. Both of them are like a family because every time Han Se-gye’s appearance changing, she always goes to Ryu Eun-ho and gets help from him. For Lee Da Hee, her character is Kang Sa-ra, Seo Do-jae’s stepsister who wants to be T-Road Airlines’ successor and become Seo Do-jae’s rival. However, she meets Ryu Eunho and starts to fall in love. Here are each characters posters.