Webtoon 'Shadow Beauty' gets live-action adaptation, more teaser photos revealed
Shim Dal-gi as Koo Ae-jin
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Shim Dal-gi plays Koo Ae-jin, a high-school student leading a double life in the live-action adaptation of the webtoon Shadow Beauty written and illustrated by A-heum. Koo Ae-jin is bullied by her classmates and criticized by strangers because of her appearance. But after school, she goes by the name "Genie," (Lee Na-gyung) a social media sensation with 770,000 followers. Genie is a second persona created by Ae-jin out of heavy make-up and photo editing. One day, a schoolmate discovers her secret.
Genie, portrayed by actress Lee Na-gyung