Backstreet Rookie is a romantic comedy set in a 24-hour supermarket between shopkeeper Choi Dae Hyun (Ji Chang Wook) and part-time employee Jung Saet Byul (Kim Yoo Jung).
The newly unveiled still images show Choi Dae Hyun and Jung Saet Byul spotted outside the supermarket. It is the moment when they meet for the first time even before working in his shop.
Choi Dae Hyun and Jung Saet Byul face each other in an alley and have contrasting facial expressions. Jung Saet Byul says something about Choi Dae Hyun with a slight smile on his face, while Choi Dae Hyun appears to be surprised by her sudden appearance. While Jung Saet Byul bravely tries to make eye contact, Choi Dae Hyun shies away.
Through this encounter, Jung Saet Byul leaves a bomb-like first impression on Choi Dae Hyun. The first episode of “Backstreet Rookie” answers viewers’ questions about how they work together in the Choi Dae Hyun supermarket and what kind of chemistry they will show.
The drama producers revealed: “Ji Chang Wook and Kim Yoo Jung have such a great chemistry that the simple act of making eye contact makes them laugh. Please look forward to finding out how the extraordinary first encounter between Choi Dae Hyun and Jung Saet Byul will lead to their current relationship as a supermarket owner and part-time employee. “
The premiere of “Backstreet Rookie” will take place on June 19 at 10 p.m. KST. Watch a teaser here while you wait!
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