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My Girlfriend is a Gumiho ProfileTV Show: My Girlfriend is a Nine Tailed Fox (literal title)
Revised romanization: Nae Yeochineun Gumiho
Hangul: 내 여자친구는 구미호
Director: Boo Sung-Chul
Writer: Hong Mi-Ran, Hong Jeong-Eun
Release Date: August 11, 2010 -
Runtime: Wed. & Thurs. 21:55
Country: South Korea
PlotCha Tae-Woong (Lee Seung-Ki) is a spoiled young man with no interest in staying in college. Instead, Cha Tae-Woong wants to become an action actor. His wealthy grandfather Cha Poong (Byeon Hie-Bong) though wants Tae-Woong to take his studies seriously & change his major from acting. When Cha Poong learns that Tae-Woong spent his next semester's tuition fees on an expensive motorcycle, he calls the police and reports the motorcycle as stolen. Cha Poong then picks up Tae-Woong up from the police station and attempts to drive him to a remote boarding school in hopes that he would change his major. At a rests area along the way, Tae-Woong is able to slip away from his grandfather and hide in the back of a delivery truck. The delivery truck then drives off. Eventually Tae-Woong gets out of the delivery truck, but finds himself in the middle of nowhere on a late rainy evening. He then gets a ride from a buddhist monk, who also gives him shelter at a Buddhist Temple. Late in the evening at the Buddhist Temple, Tae-Woong wonders off hoping to catch a signal for his cellphone. Suddenly he hears a woman's voice from a woman his cellphone. The woman instructs Tae-Woong to enter the temple and draw nine tails onto a painting of a fox. Once Tae-Woong draws the nine tails on the fox, he unknowingly frees the legendary nine tailed fox known as "Gumiho" (Shin Min-A). Tae-Woong fears for his life, but Gumiho just wants to be loved (and eat lots of beef!).
- Casting finishes in late April/early May 2010, filming begins in May & drama is tentatively scheduled to air August, 2010.
- "My Girlfriend is a Nine Tailed Fox" will takeover the SBS Wed. & Thurs. 21:55 time slot previously occupied by "Bad Guy".
- A nine tailed fox or known in Korea as "gumiho" is a creature that frequently appears in Korean legends. The fox lives a thousands a years and then turns into a gumiho. The gumiho can transform into other things like a beautiful woman to seduce men.
- On May 26th, 2010, it was announced by the production staff that actress Shin Min-A was chosen to play the much coveted role of the nine tailed fox in "My Girlfriend is a Nine Tailed Fox". This is Shin Min-A's first role in a television drama since the 2007 KBS2 drama "The Lucifer" (Mawang).
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| Lee Seung-Ki|| Shin Min-A|| No Min-Woo|| Park Su-Jin|
| Cha Tae-Woong|| Mi-Ho|| Park Dong-Joo|| Eun Hye-In|
Additional Cast MembersLim Hyeon-Shik - Buddhist monk
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| Byeon Hie-Bong|| Yun Yu-Seon|| Song Dong-Il|| Hyomin|| Kim Ho-Chang|
| Cha Poong|| Cha Min-Sook|| Ban Doo-Hong|| Ban Sun-Nyeo|| Kim Byeong-Soo|
Jeong Woon-Taek - police officer
Lee Soo-Geun - police officer