The cast of Netflix’s upcoming drama, Mask Girl, has been officially announced. Mask Girl’s three protagonists will be played by Go Hyun-Jung, Ahn Jae-Hong, and Yeom Hye-Ran.
The drama Mask Girl is based on the same-named webtoon. The original webtoon follows the story of Kim Mo-Mi, who is dissatisfied with her own appearance.
Go Hyun-Jung will portray Kim Mo-Mi in the drama.
Mask Girl Original Webtoon Synopsis
Kim Mo-Mi is introduced in the original webtoon as a very ugly woman with a fantastic body. Kim Mo-mi has wanted to be a celebrity since she was a child, and she has talents such as dancing and enjoying the spotlight. However, due to her unattractive appearance, she was unable to gain popularity.
She is 29 years old and works as a regular office worker. Although she does not receive much attention during the day, at night she transforms into an online streamer known as “Mask Girl,” in which she hides her face and dances in front of the camera.
Kim Mo-Mi regularly looks down on her coworker Joo Oh-Nam because he is bashful and unattractive. However, Joo Oh-Nam is the only person in the company who is aware of Kim Mo-Mi’s persona as Mask Girl. Because of Joo Oh-Nam, Kim Mo-Mi’s life begins to shift.
Ahn Jae-Hong will play Joo Oh-Nam in the drama.
The first part of the story focuses on Kim Mo-Mi and Joo Oh-Nam, while the second introduces Joo Oh-Nam’s mother, Kim Kyung-Ja.
Kim Kyung-Ja is described as a psychologically unstable individual, and she had a bad impact on her son’s personality and behaviors. Because of what happened between her son and Kim Mo-Mi, Kim Kyung-Ja chases after Kim Mo-Mi.
Yeom Hye-Ran will portray the role of Kim Kyung-Ja.
Seven episodes of Mask Girl will premiere on Netflix in 2022. The release date hasn’t been announced yet.