TVNing released a web drama with the title Work Later, Drink Now on Oktober 22, 2021. This drama is an adaptation of a webtoon entitled Drinker City Women.
This drama features Lee Su Bin, who previously played in the dramas The Great Show (2019) and Team Bulldog: Off-Duty Investigation (2020).
Next is Han Sun Hwa, who previously appeared in the dramas Backstreet Rookie (2020) and Undercover (2021).
There is also Apink’s Jung Eun Ji who previously appeared in the drama Cheer Me Up (2017) and Untouchable (2017).
And then this drama also features the handsome actor Choi Siwon who previously played in the drama Revolutionary Love (2017).
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- Title: Work Later, Drink Now / 술꾼도시여자들
- Also Known As: Drinker City Women / City Girl Drinkers / Drunk City Women, Oh My Liqueur!, Oh My Lord! / Soolkkundoshiyeojadeul / O Naui Junim!
- Genre: Comedy, Drama
- Country: South Korea
- Director: Kim Jung Shik
- Producer: Yoon Ye-taek, Yang Se-kwan
- Screenwriter: Wi So-Young
- Production Companies: Bon Factor
- Network: TVING
- Episodes: 16
- Air Dates: October 22, 2021 – December 10, 2021
- Air Time: Friday
Synopsis of Work Later, Drink Now
The story tells about the lives of 3 30-year-old women. They are beta individuals who are single.
Not only that, the three women have free spirits who have a philosophy in their life around drinking after work.
The third woman is Ahn So Hee (Lee Sun Bin), Han Ji Yeon (Han Sun Hwa), and Kang Ji Goo (A Pink’s Jung Eun Ji). All three have different jobs.
Sun Bin is a variety show writer, Ji Yeon is a yoga instructor, and Ji Goo is an origami YouTuber.
Meanwhile, Their friendship story is also decorated with friendship stories with Kang Buk Guk (Choi Siwon) who is a variety show PD and he is the only boy with the three girls but can’t drink every time the three women are invited to drink.
Their funny, sad, happy, and colorful life stories will be poured into the story while drinking together after they work.
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Lee Sun Bin as Ahn So Hee
A single female worker in her 30s who works as a variety show writer at a drama production company.
Every time he came home from work, she always went to hang out with his friends and drunk the most.
Han Sun Hwa as Han Ji Yeon
A worker who has a profession as a Yoga instructor, single and also in her 30s. Beautiful, has a nice and sexy body but still single at this age.
Jung Eun Ji as Kang Ji Gu
A single woman in her 30s who has a profession as a youtube origami. Has a tomboyish and daring style.
Choi Siwon as Kang Book Goo
The only male member who works as a variety show PD but can’t drink every time he’s invited.
Staff at Variety Show
- Yoo Ji Yeon as Lee Hyeng Kyung
- Lee Eun Soo as variety show staff
- Bin Chan Uk as variety show staff
- Kim Jae Hwa as producer
- Kwon Hong Suk as chief
- Lee Soo Min as So Hyun
An So Hee’s Family
- Kim Hee Jung as An So Hee’s mother
- Jung Eun Pyo as An So Hee’s father
Kang Buk Gu’s Family
- Yoon Bok In as Kang Buk Gu’s mother
- Kim Jung Min as Hwan Dong Bae
- Ji Sung Geum as restaurant owner
- Ok Joo Ri as restaurant employee
- Kim Nam Jin as fish market stall owner
- Lee So Geum as fish market diner
- Song Dong Hwa as fish market diner
- Kim Ji Suk as Kim Hak Soo
- Han Jae Suk as Kim Ha Soo’s friend
- Kim JooA as a landlord
- Um Tae Yoon as troll boy
- Han Bom as a convenience store cashier
- Baek Hyo Won as a convenience store cashier
- Jeon Se Yong as yoga class student
OST (Original Soundtrack)
- The Night With You – Han Sun Hwa
- A Drink of Life – Jung Eun Ji
- Dreamer – Lee Sun Bin