SEOUL, August 14, 2020 – Netflix, the world’s leading streaming entertainment service, confirmed the release date for its new original series The School Nurse Files as September 25th, 2020. Character posters of Jung Yu-mi as Ahn Eun-young and Nam Joo-hyuk as Hong In-pyo have also been revealed.
Ahn Eun-young is a school nurse who has special powers to see supernatural Jellies that are invisible to everyone else. She discovers disturbing occurrences at her new school and solves these mysteries with the help of Classical Chinese teacher Hong In-pyo.
The ‘Jellies’ are invisible blobs of greed which are unleashed when In-pyo accidentally breaks their containment seal in the school basement. Eun-young is a school nurse who is the only one able to see the jellies. She faces the greatest challenge of her life when she battles these supernatural creatures. Fortunately, she discovers that In-pyo has a special energy that recharges her powers and protects her. With the help of the man who had been the cause as well as the cure, she wages war against the Jellies to defend the school and the students.
The fun and magical world of the School Nurse Files will be explored by the fantastic team of Jung Yu-mi as Ahn Eun-young and Nam Joo-hyuk as Hong In-pyo. The character posters reveal each actor surrounded by colorful Jellies. Ahn Eun-young has been fighting a lonely battle against the slimy world of jellies that no one else can see. Hong In-pyo is curious by nature and he readily steps into this fight to help. As the grandson of the school founder, he is dedicated to protecting it. There is humorous tension between these two awkward characters who are thrown together by circumstance and must become a complete and efficient jelly-fighting team in the process.
The School Nurse Files, a quirky fantasy series, directed by Lee Kyoung-mi of Crush and Blush and The Truth Beneath, and written by Chung Se-rang who authored the original novel that the series is based on, will be available only on Netflix.
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