K-drama midseason recap: Yumi’s Cells – charming, partly animated drama adds fresh twists to tired romcom tropes

//K-drama midseason recap: Yumi’s Cells – charming, partly animated drama adds fresh twists to tired romcom tropes

K-drama midseason recap: Yumi’s Cells – charming, partly animated drama adds fresh twists to tired romcom tropes

This article contains spoilers.The premise of Yumi’s Cells – young, love-starved office worker stumbling through awkward dates and romantic misunderstandings – isn’t original. However, seeing the Inside Out-esque animated world within Yumi’s head has allowed the show to turn stereotypical romcom beats into fresh and fun vignettes.When we first met Yumi (Kim Go-eun), she had been off the dating market for years and suddenly had eyes for colleague Ugi (Choi Min-ho). When that didn’t work out, she…

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