“The Matchmakers” is a rom-com drama set throughout the Joseon dynasty. It tells the story of the assembly between the younger widower Shim Jung Woo (Rowoon) and younger widow Jung Quickly Deok (Cho Yi Hyun) in addition to the battle the 2 undergo collectively to marry off Joseon period’s single men and women who’re thought of older than the standard prime age vary.
Rowoon will tackle the position of Shim Jung Woo, the widowed son-in-law of the king who’s good sufficient to develop into the youngest particular person to cross the Civil Service Examination. Nevertheless, he’s additionally an individual of misfortune whose probabilities for the next social standing and future marriage prospects slip away when the princess he’s meant to marry passes away throughout their marriage ceremony ceremony.
The newly launched stills seize Shim Jung Woo submitting an enchantment for an annulled marriage, an ordeal he has been going through for eight years. Clad in a vibrant pink hanbok (Korean conventional clothes) that accentuates his good-looking look, Shim Jung Woo wears a resolute expression whereas striding purposefully in the direction of Seungjeongwon (the executive workplace of the Royal Secretariat throughout the Joseon dynasty). Within the subsequent stills, Shim Jung Woo exchanges intense glances and vents his frustration with the workplace’s supervisor, elevating curiosity in regards to the causes behind his anger.
Rowoon expressed his enthusiasm for the position, sharing, “I discovered the script charming proper from the beginning. Engaged on set with fellow actors made it much more pleasant. Shim Jung Woo looks like a brand-new character, completely different from any I’ve portrayed earlier than.” He additionally warmly invited viewers, saying, “I’m greeting you once more by way of a historic drama after a protracted whereas. Please keep tuned for the primary episode.”
The manufacturing staff added, “Via ‘The Matchmakers,’ Rowoon will unveil a totally completely different aspect of himself because the grumpy widower, a metamorphosis you’ll be able to solely see in ‘The Matchmakers.’ Please eagerly anticipate the romantic comedy historic drama ‘The Matchmakers’ that can showcase Rowoon’s distinctive performing.”
“The Matchmakers” is ready to premiere on October 30 at 9:45 p.m. KST and will probably be accessible on Viki. Keep tuned!
Till then, watch Rowoon in “Extraordinary You”: