“Extraordinary Attorney Woo” To Be Adapted Into A Webtoon
Extraordinary Attorney Woo is quickly becoming one of the most popular K-Dramas of the moment. The drama tells the tale of Woo Young Woo, an attorney with autism who beat all odds to get to where she is now. She navigates life and cases at the office amidst prejudice and competition. She also discovers a secret about her birth.
The drama has been highly praised for its portrayal of autism, thanks to actress Park Eun Bin‘s care and thoughtful research before she took on the role. Viewers have also been charmed by Kang Tae Oh, who plays Young Woo’s love interest, Lee Jun Ho.
The drama has become so popular that it was announced to be adapted into a webtoon. Normally, things go the other way around as popular webtoons are adapted into dramas. This is one of the rare few K-Dramas to be given a webtoon adaptation. The webtoon will be published every Thursday and has officially kicked off its first chapter on July 27, 2022.
There will be a total of 60 chapters and it will be created with the help of writer Yoo Il and artist Hwa Eum Jo. The webtoon will be including some scenes that were not shown in the drama. It will be translated into English, Japanese and Chinese. You can tune in through Naver Webtoons.
Other K-Dramas that have been turned into webtoons recently include She Will Never Know, Hong Chun Gi, and Good Doctor.