If there is one place where romance comes from the oddest of situations, it is Korean television. In every show, it tackles a different aspect of love by bringing its characters together under very strange circumstances. ‘I’m Not a Robot’ tells one such story. At the centre of it is a man who is allergic to humans and falls in love with a girl pretending to be a robot! The show is created by Han Hee and Jung Dae-yoon serves as its director. Kim Jin-chun executive produces the show. MBC is the distributor of the series in South Korea, while the international audience can watch it on Netflix.
I’m Not A Robot Cast: Who’s in It?
Yoo Seung-ho plays the role of Kim Min-kyu, a genius rich young man who suffers from a condition called “human allergy”. He has appeared in films and TV shows like ‘Seondal: The Man Who Sells the River’, ‘Joseon Magician’, ‘Blind’, ‘City of Fathers’, ‘My Strange Hero’, ‘Imaginary Cat’, ‘Flames of Desire’, ‘Master of Study’ and ‘Sad Love Story’.
Chae Soo-bin portrays the character of Jo Ji-ah, a ‘not so smart’ but emotionally intelligent woman who is sent to Yoo Seung-ho in the guise of a robot. She is known for her work in ‘My Dictator’, ‘Rosebud’, ‘Sori: Voice from the Heart’, ‘Where Stars Land’, ‘If We Were a Season’, ‘The Rebel’, ‘Love in the Moonlight’ and ‘House of Bluebird’.
Um Ki-joon is cast as Hong Baek-kyun, the robotics professor who created an android in the form of Jo Ji-ah. He is best known for his work in the theatre and has appeared in the production of ‘The Count of Monte Cristo’, ‘Jack the Ripper’, ‘Robin Hood’, ‘Bonnie and Clyde’, ‘The Three Musketeers’, among many others. He has also appeared in movies and TV shows like ‘Killer Toon’, ‘Man of Vendetta’, ‘Heart Surgeons’, ‘Innocent Defendant’, ‘I Can Hear Your Voice’, ‘Miss Ripley’ and ‘Scent of a Woman’.
Park Se-wan plays the role of Angela Jin. She is known for her work in films and TV shows like ‘Radiant Office’, ‘Guardian: The Lonely and Great God’, ‘Marry Me Now’, ‘No Mercy’ and ‘School 2017’. Kang Ki-young stars as Hwang Yoo-chul. He is known for working in films and TV shows like ‘On Your Wedding Day’, ‘Come Back Mister’, ‘While You Were Sleeping’, ‘What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim’, ‘Oh My Ghost’, ‘Queen for Seven Days’ and ‘Tunnel’.