L.U.C.A.: The Beginning (2021)


Status: Complete
Drama: L.U.C.A.: The Beginning
Country: South Korea
Episodes: 12
Aired: Feb 1, 2021 - Mar 9, 2021
Aired On: Monday, Tuesday
Original Network: tvN
Content Rating: 15+ - Teens 15 or older
Available Subtitle: English


“LUCA" is based on Charles Darwin’s proposition that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors. (LUCA stands for "last universal common ancestor.")
Ji Oh, who rarely reveals his emotions to others, has a special power and a secret but doesn't know who he really is. He is chased by mysterious figures while he tries to find answers to numerous questions that surround him.
Gu Reum is a detective whose parents disappeared when she was a young child. When she decides on a course of action, she won't change no matter what. Gu Reum chases after the truth behind her parents' disappearance. She meets Ji Oh and her life changes.
(Sources: Asianwiki, Soompi)

Main Cast

Kim Rae Won

Ji Oh
Main Role

Lee Da Hee

Ha Neul / Ae Gu Reum
Main Role

Kim Sung Oh

Lee Son
Main Role

Support Cast

Hwang Jae Yeol

Kim Yoo Chul
Support Role

Kim Sang Ho

Choi Jin Hwan
Support Role

Jung Da Eun

Choi Yoo Na
Support Role

Park Hyuk Kwon

Kim Cheol Soo
Support Role

Ahn Nae Sang

Ryu Joong Kwon
Support Role

Jin Kyung

Hwang Jung Ah
Support Role

Lee Joong Ok

Kim Hwang Shik
Support Role

Kim Min Gwi

Kim Tae Oh
Support Role

Han Kyu Won

Kim Jin Soo
Support Role

Ahn Chang Hwan

Won Yi
Support Role

Lee Hae Young

Oh Jong Hwan
Support Role

Guest Cast

Seo Eun Sol

Gu Reum [Young]
Guest Role

Lee Won Jong

Kim Man Shik
Guest Role

Jung Eun Chae

Guest Role