“The Director Who Buys Me Dinner,” a popular BL webtoon by Toesa and Yang Eunji, is being adapted into a drama. Park Young Woon and Park Jeong Woo play the protagonists Min Yu-dam and Dong-baek, respectively.
Webtoon “The Director Who Buys Me Dinner” Synopsis
Several hundred years ago, Min Yu-dam named a child Seol Dong-baek. Then he heard God’s voice, saying that Dong-baek is “a child of God,” and naming such a child indicated Yu-dam’s desire to challenge God.
As a punishment, Yu-dam is forced to love Dong-baek in each of his lives. He had three previous lives in which he failed to love Dong-baek, and he is now in his fourth. Yu-dam discovers that Dong-baek in his current life is one of his company’s newest employees, as well as that he is… a guy!
Dong-baek has no idea what is going on with Yu-dam. But Yu-dam is direct and asks him out on a date. Yu-dam tries to explain to Dong-baek his situation during dinner, and Dong-baek believes his director has gone insane. Will Yu-dam be able to have a relationship with him in this life?
“The Director Who Buys Me Dinner” Release Date
The release date for the drama “The Director Who Buys Me Dinner” has not yet been set, but it is expected to be in 2022 because filming was completed in December 2021. The production company shared photos of the two protagonists in the filming locations.
The BL Update Twitter account shared drama scene snippets as well as photos of the cast actors.
After 'Blueming', what is next with KENAZ?#TheDirectorWhoBuysMeDinner, a web drama adaptation of the popular webtoon with the same name by Toesa and Eunji Yang, "#밥만잘사주는이상한이사님", which starring Park Young Woon and Park Jung Woo. pic.twitter.com/I5vbqyf5Mp
— BL Update 🍥 (@BLUPDATE2022) March 31, 2022