The names of the characters from Kdramas often describe their personalities. Especially to Kdrama fans, a smooth-sounding character name seems to catch their attention easily.
There are lots of famous Kdrama characters that even though the series has already long concluded, it is still actively heard until now. For example, Lee Dong Wook playing the role of the Grim Reaper in the Kdrama Goblin. But have you ever wondered what the Grim Reaper's real name was? An additional curiosity is the character of SF9 member Rowoon in the MBC TV drama Extraordinary You.
What is the plot and storyline of Kdrama Extraordinary You?
The Kdrama Extraordinary You sees the life of a high school girl named Eun Dan Oh who studies at a prestigious academy. As she lives her everyday life focusing on herself, she suddenly discovers that she is actually living inside a fantasy comic book entitled Secret.
Shocked to find out she was only an extra character who has a few more days left to live, Eun Dan Oh decides to write her own story by attempting to change the comic's plot. As Eun Dan Oh works her way to shift the spotlight on her, she unexpectedly encounters a nameless Student Number 13 and their own romance story continues forward, however, with a bigger price to pay.
What is the name of the nameless student Number 13 in the Kdrama Extraordinary You?
Eun Dan Oh is portrayed by the SKY Castle actress Kim Hye Yoon. When Eun Dan Oh crossed paths with another extra character in the fantasy comic world she lives in, she started to grow emotions towards the young man. The nameless Student Number 13 is played by SF9 member Rowoon. After creating a close relationship, Eun Dan Oh gives him a proper name. She started to call him Haru all throughout the series.
Where did the name Haru come from in the Kdrama Extraordinary You?
When Eun Dan Oh tried to find out what his name was, she went through the academy records to discover that he is the 13th student on the class roster. From then, he started calling him Number 13 which she later changed to Haru.
Haru is aware that he is a character in a comic book. And coincidently, he was the main character of the Writer's former comic book Neungsohwa which was set in the Goryeo era. He was also named Haru in the former comic book Neungsohwa.
What is the surname of Haru in Kdrama Extraordinary You?
The character of Haru in the Kdrama Extraordinary You has no surname. Because he was originally an extra character in the fantasy comic Secret which not a single student in the academy was aware of his existence, he has no distinct name or full name and has to go by as a nobody.
And because he is only an extra, the Writer has not put an effort to provide him a family background, therefore his whole existence is just a mere dot in a huge painting. He has only received his name "Haru" when he met Eun Dan Oh.
When was the release date of Kdrama Extraordinary You?
The 2019 MBC TV Kdrama series Extraordinary You is based on the webtoon July Found By Chance which was published in 2018 and was available for online reading on Daum Webtoon.