Upcoming SBS TV Wed-Thu drama ‘That Winter, The Wind Blows’ held its press conference on the afternoon of January 31st at Seoul’s Blue Square. The drama’s leading cast members comprising of Jo In Sung, Song Hye Kyo, A Pink’s Jung Eun Ji, and Kim Bum were all in attendance.
The drama revolves around a professional poker player Oh Soo (Jo In Sung) who was known as the best during his prime. In order to survive, he has to swindle away 78 billion Korean won from the heiress of a large corporation Oh Young (Song Hye Kyo) who has lost her eyesight. To achieve his aim, Oh Soo hoodwinks Oh Young into believing he is her long-lost brother. Later on, Oh Soo brings along Jin Sung (Kim Bum) who is like a brother to him and has a close relationship, to live together in Oh Young’s house.
This drama marks Jo In Sung’s return to the small screen after a 8 year hiatus following his previous drama ‘Spring Days’. He plays the role of Oh Soo who appears as a slick character with masculine charms. He will seek to present to viewers the loneliness and sentimental feelings of Oh Soo.
Song Hye Gyo who previously worked with screenwriter Noh Hee Kyung in ‘Worlds Within…’ reunites in ‘That Winter, The Wind Blows’. Song Hye Kyo plays the role of Oh Young who loses her eyesight and is the heiress to a large corporation. We await to see how Song Hye Kyo will handle her unique role.
‘That Winter, The Wind Blows’ marks the 3rd collaboration between screenwriter Noh Hee Kyung and director Kim Kyu Tae after their previous dramas like ‘Worlds Within…’ and ‘Padam Padam’.
The drama will begin airing from February 13th.