Spring Turns to Spring
|Spring Turns to Spring|
|Also known as||Spring Is Coming|
|Hangul||봄이 오나 봄|
|Directed by||Kim Sang-ho|
|Country of origin||South Korea|
|No. of episodes||32[a]|
|Executive producer(s)||Lee Jin-seok|
|Running time||35 minutes[a]|
|Production company(s)||JS Pictures|
|Distributor||Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation|
|Original network||MBC TV|
|Audio format||Dolby Digital|
|Original release||January 23, 2019 –|
Spring Turns to Spring (Hangul: 봄이 오나 봄; RR: Bomi Ona Bom; lit. Spring Must Be Coming) is a 2019 South Korean television series starring Lee Yoo-ri, Uhm Ji-won, Lee Jong-hyuk and Choi Byung-mo. It premiered on January 23, 2019 and airs on MBC's Wednesdays and Thursdays at 22:00 KST time slot.
The story of two women whose souls switch bodies, giving them chance to live out their dreams and gain new experiences.
- Lee Yoo-ri as Kim Bo-mi (32 years old)
- Uhm Ji-won as Lee Bom (42 years old)
- A former popular actress who is now a devoted wife and mother.
- Lee Jong-hyuk as Lee Hyung-suk (39 years old)
- Bo-mi's team leader at the broadcasting station.
- Choi Byung-mo as Park Yoon-cheol (45 years old)
- Bom's husband who is a member of the National Assembly.
- Ahn Se-ha as Heo Bom-sam
- Kim Nam-hee as Heo Bom-il
- Oh Young-shil as Sister Angelina
MBS Broadcasting Station
- Jung Han-heon as Yoon Young-hoo
- Kim Jeong-pal as Director Kim
- Mi Ram as Reporter Chun Soo-hyun
- Kim Kwang-kyu as Representative Bang Kwang-gyu
- Son Eun-seo as Choi Seo-jin
- Lee Seo-yeon as Park Si-won, Bom's daughter
- Yoo Jung-woo
- Heo Tae-hee as Yoon Jin-woo
- Geum Chae-an as Kim Yu-ri
The first script reading of the cast was held on November 16, 2018.
|Spring Turns to Spring|
|Soundtrack album by |
|Label||Music&NEW, MusicBuddy, Vlending|
|Released on January 30, 2019|
|1.||"Well come to the BOM"||TAIBIAN||TAIBIAN, mOnSteR nO.9, Kim Bo-sun||Berry Good||3:11|
|2.||"Well come to the BOM" (Inst.)||TAIBIAN, mOnSteR nO.9, Kim Bo-sun||3:11|
|Released on February 13, 2019|
|1.||"Hey Jude"||TAIBIAN||TAIBIAN, Bark||NATURE||3:12|
|2.||"Hey Jude" (Inst.)||TAIBIAN, Bark||3:12|
- In the table below, the blue numbers represent the lowest ratings and the red numbers represent the highest ratings.
|Ep.||Original broadcast date||Average audience share|
|1||January 23, 2019||N/A||2.2% (NR)||N/A|
|3||January 24, 2019||1.5% (NR)|
|5||January 30, 2019||2.5% (NR)|
|7||January 31, 2019||1.7% (NR)|
|9||February 7, 2019||1.9% (NR)|
|11||February 13, 2019|
|13||February 14, 2019|
|15||February 20, 2019|
|17||February 21, 2019|
|19||February 27, 2019|
|21||February 28, 2019|
|23||February 28, 2019|
|25||March 6, 2019|
|27||March 7, 2019|
|29||March 13, 2019|
|31||March 14, 2019|
- In order to circumvent Korean laws that prevent commercial breaks in the middle of an episode, what would previously have been aired as single 70 minute episodes are now being repackaged as two 35 minute episodes, with two episodes being shown each night with a commercial break between them.
- "Lee Yoo Ri to be an annoucer in new drama "Spring Is Coming"". Vlive. JTBC Plus. Retrieved December 18, 2018.
- Yeo, Ye-rim. "Lee Yu-ri, Um Jee-won cast in show". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved December 18, 2018.
- Park, Jin-hai (May 16, 2017). "Drama viewers angry over commercial breaks". Press Reader. The Korea Times. Retrieved December 18, 2018.
- "이유리X엄지원→최병모X이종혁까지...'봄이 오나 봄', 오늘 첫 대본리딩 [종합]". Naver (in Korean). OSEN. Retrieved December 18, 2018.
- "Spring Turns to Spring [Title in the URL]". Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation. MBC&iMBC. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
- "MBC 측 "이유리, '봄이 오나 봄' 출연 논의 중"(공식입장)". Naver (in Korean). MBN. Retrieved December 18, 2018.
- "이유리 측 "'봄이 오나 봄' 출연 확정"...2019년도 '열일 행보' [공식입장]". Naver (in Korean). OSEN. Retrieved December 18, 2018.
- "[단독] 엄지원, '봄이 오나 봄' 주인공…1년 4개월만 안방 컴백". Naver (in Korean). Xports News. Retrieved December 18, 2018.
- "최병모, '봄이 오나 봄' 출연! 검사출신 국회의원 '박윤철'役...엄지원과 부부 호흡". Naver (in Korean). My Daily. Retrieved December 18, 2018.
- "AGB Daily Ratings: this links to current day-select the date from drop down menu". AGB Nielsen Media Research (in Korean). Retrieved January 21, 2018.
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