MBC drama "Arang and the Magistrate" to air special episode prior to its official broadcast debut
Upcoming MBC drama "Arang and the Magistrate" will be airing a special prior to airing its first official episode.
On August 8th at 9:55PM KST, MBC will be airing a special mini-series titled, "Enjoying 'Arang and the Magistrate' 100 Times More." This is quite significant as it is the first time in five years since MBC has released a special prior to a drama's debut broadcast.
"Arang and the Magistrate" is one of the summer's highly anticipated dramas, and has drawn a hot response from netizens. As a reward for fans who have been patiently waiting for the drama's airing, MBC has decided to air a special episode.
The special episode will give viewers an insight on the backstory of the drama, including behind-the-scene shots, CG scenes and more.
The fantasy drama tells the story of Arang (played by Shin Mina), the daughter of a magistrate, who is brutally murdered with no recollection of how it happened. She meets a magistrate played by Lee Junki, who has the ability to see the dead. "Arang and the Magistrate" takes place in the Joseon Dynasty and will have its first episode air on August 15th.
Source: TV Daily