Updated: January 9, 2023
Here are some interesting facts you must know about the cast of Alchemy of Souls (2022):
Lee Jae-wook as Jang Uk / Winter
Lee Jae-wook was born on May 10, 1998 and first appeared on TV through the series, Memories Of Alhambra (2018-2019). It was followed by Search: WWW (2019), Extraordinary You (2019), When The Weather Is Fine (2020), and Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol (2020). He also did cameo roles for True Beauty (2020), Move To Heaven (2021), and Kiss Sixth Sense (2022). So far, he has achieved 2 wins for his performance in Alchemy Of Souls (2022) including Asia Special Award in Asia Model Awards (2022) and Global Excellence Award in Korea Drama Awards (2022).
Jung So-min as Mudeok / Naksu / Jin Buyeon
Jung So-min was born on March 16, 1989 and has appeared in several TV series and films including Bad Guy (2010), The Sound Of Your Heart (2016), My Father Is Strange (2017), Because This Is My First Life (2017), The Smile Has Left Your Eyes (2018), and Soul Mechanic (2020), just to name a few. She also did cameo roles in the popular TV series, What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim (2018), Be Melodramatic (2019), and My Roommate Is A Gumiho (2021). Besides Alchemy Of Souls (2022), she also starred in the film, Project Wolf Hunting (2022).
Go Yoon-jung as Naksu / Jin Buyeon
Go Yoon-jung was born on April 22, 1996 and first appeared on TV for a supporting role in He Is Psychometric (2019), followed by Sweet Home (2020), and Law School (2021). She also did cameo roles for The School Nurse Files (2020), and Rookie Cops (2022). In 2022, she appeared in the film, Hunt for a supporting role and Alchemy Of Souls for a main role. In 2023, she will play a role with superpowers in the Disney+ series, Moving.
Yoo In-soo as Park Dang-gu / Summer
Yoo In-soo was born on March 25, 1998 and has appeared in several series including Strong Girl Bong-soon (2017), While You Were Sleeping (2017), Gangnam Beauty (2018), Stranger 2 (2020), and At A Distance Spring Is Green (2021). He also played the famous villain role of Gwi-nam in All Of Us Are Dead (2022), which earned him a nomination for Best New Actor at Baeksang Arts Awards in 2022. In 2023, he will play a supporting role for the series, Bad Mom and Daily Dose Of Sunshine.
Hwang Min-hyun as Seo Yul / Fall
Hwang Min-hyun is a Korean singer and was a member of the boy group NU’EST in 2012 and Wanna One in 2017. He was born on August 9, 1995, joined the musical theater in 2019 and landed a role in the TV series, Live On (2020-2021), where he also received a Potential Award (Actor) in Asia Artist Awards in 2021. In 2023, he will portray a main character in the series, Useless Lies.
Arin as Jin Cho-yeon / Spring
Choi Ye-won is a member of the girl group Oh My Girl and known as Arin. She was born on June 18, 1999 and ventured into the world of acting in 2020 through the web series, The World Of My 17. In 2022, she was cast to join Alchemy Of Souls and Urban Myths, a Netflix film.
Shin Seung-ho as the Crown Prince
Shin Seung-ho is a model and actor who was born on November 11, 1995. He first appeared as an actor in the web series, A-Teen (2018) followed by other series including Love Alarm (2019) and Deserter Pursuit (2021). He was recognized as a candidate for Best New Actor for his role in Deserter Pursuit (2021) in Baeksang Arts Awards and Blue Dragon Series Awards in 2022. He also appeared in Weak Hero: Class One (2022).
Yu Jun-sang as Uncle Park Jin
Yu Jun-sang is a veteran actor who has appeared in several films and TV series since 1994 including the award-winning Heard It Through The Grapevine (2015), Along With The Gods: The Two Worlds (2017), and The Uncanny Counter (2020-2021). He did cameo roles for My Love From The Star (2013) and The Penthouse: War In Life (2021). He is also an active theater actor since 1995 and has appeared in 19 stage productions. Throughout his acting career, he has achieved 27 wins out of 40 nominations and recognized for Prime Minister’s Commendation at the 2006 Taxpayer’s Day as well as Good Model Award at the 2012 K-Drama Star Awards. He was also listed in Forbes Korea Power Celebrity, taking 12th place in 2013 and 29th place in 2014.
Oh Nara as Maidservant Kim
Oh Nara is another veteran actress who has appeared in several films and TV series including Hyde Jekyll Me (2015), Chicago Typewriter (2017), My Mister (2018), and Sky Castle (2018-2019), to name a few. She did a cameo role in Welcome To Waikiki 2 (2019) and won the Top Excellence Award (Actress) for her role in Racket Boys (2021) at the Korean Culture Entertainment Awards and Best Character Award at the SBS Drama Awards in 2021.
Park Eun-hye as Jin Ho-kyung
Park Eun-hye is a veteran actress who made her debut as a TV actress in LA Arirang (1995) and as a movie actress in Zzang (1998). She also appeared in Hi, Bye Mama! (2020), Mystic Pop-up Bar (2020), and The King’s Affection (2021). She won Best Actress for her performance in the film Night And Day (2008) at the 2008 Busan Film Critics Awards and Excellence Award for Actress for her performance in Pink Lipstick (2010) at the 2010 MBC Drama Awards.
Im Chul-soo as Master Lee
Im Chul-soo began his career as an actor in theater in 2004, followed by a movie role in Finding Mr Destiny (2010), and various roles in drama series since 2015, including Reply 1988 (2015), Signal (2016), Mr Sunshine (2018), Crash Landing On You (2019), Dr Romantic 2 (2020), Stranger 2 (2020), and Vincenzo (2021). He won the Scene Stealer Award for his role in Today’s Webtoon (2022) and reported to appear in Netflix’s Gyeongseong Creature (2023).
Lee Do-kyung as Master Heo
Lee Do-kyung is known to have ran a theater company and has appeared in 14 films and 16 TV series including Gu Family Book (2013), The Fatal Encounter (2014), Black (2017), Arthdal Chronicles (2019), Hyena (2020), The Uncanny Counter (2020-2021), Dali And Cocky Prince (2021), to name a few.
Jo Jae-yoon as Jin Mu
Jo Jae-yoon is a veteran actor who has appeared in several films and TV series including The Chaser (2011), Miracle In Cell No. 7 (2013), Empress Ki (2013), The Outlaws (2017), Save Me (2017), Sky Castle (2018-2019), and Catch The Ghost (2019), to name a few. He took home two awards for his performance in Descendants Of The Sun (2016) including Scene Stealer Award at the 2016 Scene Stealer Festival and Excellence Award for Actor at the 2016 Korea Drama Awards. He also won the New Stealer Award for his performance in Mouse (2021) at the 2021 Hallyu Culture Awards.
Seo Hye-won as So-i
Seo Hye-won was born on November 4, 1993 and made her debut as an actress in 2018. She played roles in True Beauty (2020-2021), Nevertheless (2021), Jirisan (2021), Mad For Each Other (2021), Business Proposal (2022), Bloody Heart (2022), May I Help You? (2022), The Fabulous (2022), and appeared for a cameo role in Extraordinary Attorney Woo (2022).
Joo Sang-wook as Jang Kang
Joo Sang-wook has been actively working as an actor since 1997. He has appeared in 9 films and 36 TV series including Queen Seondeok (2009), Good Doctor (2013), and Birth Of A Beauty (2014), to name a few.
Images: tvN Drama