Drama: While You Were Sleeping (literal title) Revised romanization: Dangshini Jamdeun Saie Hangul: 당신이 잠든 사이에 Director: Oh Choong-Hwan, Park Soo-Jin Writer: Park Hye-Ryun Network: SBS Episodes: 32 Release Date: September 27 - November 16, 2017 Runtime: Wed. & Thu. 22:00 (35 minutes each / 2 episodes per day) Language: Korean Country: South Korea
Hong-Joo (Bae Suzy) lives with her mother and helps her run a pork restaurant. Hong-Joo is obsessed with seeing the future death of others in her dreams. The worst thing is that she doesn't know when the deaths will happen, but she tries to prevent her dreams from coming true. One night, Hong-Joo dreams of the death of her own mother. Meanwhile, Jae-Chan (Lee Jong-Suk) is a rookie prosecutor. He meets Yoo-Beom (Lee Sang-Yeob) at the prosecutor's office. Yoo-Beom was Jae-Chan's private tutor when Jae-Chan was a student, but an incident caused Jae-Chan to dislike him. Yoo-Beom was a prosecutor, but now he works as a lawyer. He takes on any case that gives him money. Jae-Chan and his younger brother move into a new house and become Hong-Joo's neighbors. One night, Jae-Chan dreams that Yoo-Beom is driving Hong-Joo's car and this leads to a chain of events including the death of Hong-Joo's mother and then Hong-Joo. When Jae-chan feels his dream is about to come true, he takes extreme measures to stop it. Yoo-Beom is enraged at Jae-Chan, but Hong-Joo hugs him and thanks him. Jae-Chan and Hong-Joo then work together to solve other cases.
"While You Were Sleeping" takes over the Wednesday and Thursday 10pm time slot previously held by "Into the World Again" and followed by "Judge vs. Judge" on November 22, 2017. The first script reading took place on January 20, 2017 in Mokdong, Seoul, South Korea. Filming begins in February 2017 and ended on July 27, 2017 at Wonbang in Paju, South Korea. Kim So-Hyun will make a cameo appearance. Yoon Gyun-Sang and Lee Sung-Kyung will be making a cameo appearance. They previously worked with director Oh Choong-Hwan on the 2016 SBS drama series "Doctors." First day of filming still images for the SBS drama series "While You Were Sleeping." Still images of Bae Suzy in the SBS drama series "While You Were Sleeping." 5 character posters from the SBS drama series "While You Were Sleeping." Still images of Yoon Gyun-Sang and Lee Sung-Kyung's cameo in the SBS drama series "While You Were Sleeping."
Lee Jong-Suk Bae Suzy Lee Sang-Yeob Ko Sung-Hee Jung Hae-In Shin Jae-Ha Hwang Young-Hee Lee Yoo-Joon Min Sung-Wook Bae Hae-Sun Lee Ki-Young Kim Won-Hae Park Jin-Joo Son San Yun Yong-Hyeon