Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo is a South Korean television series starring Lee Sung-kyung in the title role. It is a coming-of-age sports drama, inspired by the life of Olympic gold-medalist Jang Mi-ran. Written by Yang Hee-seung and Directed by Oh Hyun-jong, it stars Lee Sung-kyung, Nam Joo-hyuk, Lee Jae-yoon and Kyung Soo-jin. Click here to download Viu and watch full episodes : http://bit.ly/Viu-KdramasYT
Lee Sung-kyung as Kim Bok-joo
A naturally gifted weightlifter with an ambitious yet quiet outgoing personality. While growing up with her father who was a former Weightlifter, she got inspired to do the same thing- to weight lift, to feel the barbells hitting the ground. She stands up for injustice as well as she isn’t the typical girly girl, she still feels the shyness and awkwardness around boys but does not hesitate to beat them up if the time is needed but she hides her insecurities and fragile heart under her strong exterior.
Nam Joo-hyuk as Jung Joon-hyung
He is Kim Bok-joo’s childhood friend from when they were little in school, both Kim bok-joo and himself didn’t recognize nor remembered each other even though she looked familiar to him, but that was until an incident came along and dug up memories. His playfulness dind’t stop there and he had to confirm it. A talented swimmer with a playful personality. He suffers a trauma that began when he realized that the postcards being sent to him by his mother was actually from his aunt and uncle, which coincides with his first big international tournament, he later made a false start and got disqualified. He enjoys teasing Bok-joo, and later falls in love.
Lee Jae-yoon as Jung Jae-yi
Joon-hyung’s cousin and older brother. A former athlete who becomes an obesity doctor due to an injury. His gentle and kind personality makes him the first man that Bok-joo falls in love with.
Kyung Soo-jin as Song Shi-ho
Bok-joo’s roommate and Joon-hyung’s ex-girlfriend. A top-class rhythmic gymnast, who won a silver medal at the Asian Games at the age of eighteen. She is an overachiever, and is under constant stress about her developing figure, which causes her to break up with Joon-hyung.