The character relationship chart of Kim Soon Ok’s new drama “The Escape of the Seven” was revealed.
SBS’ “The Escape of the Seven” is a Picaresque revenge drama by renowned writer Kim Soon Ok and director Joo Dong Min, known for their successful works like “The Last Empress” and the “Penthouse” series.
The series is about 7 people involved in the case of a missing girl, who face huge events intertwined with many lies and desires. The characters are portrayed by a stellar cast, including Um Ki Joon, Hwang Jung Eum, Lee Joon, Lee Yu Bi, Shin Eun Kyung, Yoon Jong Hoon, Jo Yoon Hee and Jo Jae Yoon.
The character relationship chart of “The Escape of the Seven” was revealed ahead of the first broadcast, focusing on Matthew Lee (played by Um Ki Joon), a mysterious figure who is the mastermind behind a cruel game involving 7 villains. It highlighted characters like “the embodiment of greed” Geum Ra Hee (played by Hwang Jung Eum) and Yang Jin Mo (played by Yoon Jong Hoon), who engages in a fierce power struggle with her in the entertainment industry.
Other intriguing characters, such as Chairman Bang Chil Sung (played by Lee Deok Hwa), his secret mistress Cha Ju Ran (played by Shin Eun Kyung) and Min Do Hyeok (played by Lee Joon), as well as their complex relationships were also mentioned.
The story revolves around a girl named Bang Da Mi (played by Jung Ra El), who becomes involved with 7 villains, each accused of committing a sin.
Notably, the drama features 3 characters from a group of high school bullies at Myeongju Girls’ High School: Yoo Jin, So Yeon and Ji Ah, portrayed by Eom Ji Yoon, Jang Ha Kyung and Jung Da Eun, respectively. The character names are reminiscent of the female protagonists in Kim Soon Ok’s hit drama “Penthouse”.
The anticipation surrounding “The Escape of the Seven”, which promises a unique blend of revenge and suspense, is rising. Episode 1 is scheduled to air on Sep 15th.