With the success of TVing’s drama adaptation of the popular webtoon, “Yumi’s Cells” will soon be an animated movie and musical!
On November 10, Naver Webtoon announced that “Yumi’s Cells” will be produced as an animated movie and musical.
The animated movie will be produced by Studio N, a subsidiary of Naver Webtoon, and Sidus Animation, which produced the 3D animated movie “Red Shoes”.
The animated movie is set to release in the first half of 2023.
Additionally, “Yumi’s Cells” will also be adapted to a musical play and will be produced by Studio N and Sam Company. Currently, it is in the planning and developing stages.
The popular webtoon with 3.4 billion views is written and illustrated by Lee Dong Gun. It follows the story of Kim Yumi, a regular office worker in her 30s. It shows her daily life and love story with the help of the cells in her brain.
The drama “Yumi’s Cells” is the first South Korean drama to ever feature both live-action and animation.
The drama depicts real-life situations that happen to every individual and couple.
The drama received positive feedbacks from the viewers with a 2.485% viewership rating nationwide.
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