Korean Drama “My Roommate Is A Gumiho” (Synopsis + Cast + Preview)

“My Roommate Is A Gumiho” (also called “A Failing Cohabitation”) is an tvN and iQIYI original drama series that released on 26 May 2021 and is available to watch online on iQIYI*.

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“My Roommate Is A Gumiho” kdrama tells a sweet fantasy romance story between a Gumiho and a human.

Shin Woo Yoo is a Gumiho who is preparing to soon become a human. He is also a professor and is 999 years old. He is collecting the human energy inside a bead, which will later help him become a human.

Meanwhile, Lee Dam, a university student had an unfortunate encounter with Shin Woo Yeo due to her friend. Shin Woo Yeo’s precious beads falls in the mouth of Lee Dam. This is dangerous as she could die later when the bead breaks inside her body. Woo Yeo suggests her to live with him until he finds a way to take the bead back.


Romance, Comedy, Fantasy


  • Jang Ki Yong as Shin Woo Yeo
  • Lee Hye Ri as Lee Dam
  • Kang Han Na as Yang Hye Sun
  • Kim Do Wan as Gye Sun Woo
  • Bae In Hyuk as Do Jae Jin


  • Park Kyung Hye as Choi Soo Kyung
  • Choi Woo Seong as Lee Dan
  • Kim Do Yeon as Gye Seo Woo


Korean drama “My Roommate Is A Gumiho” will have a total of 16 episodes.

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  1. “My Roomate Is A Gumiho” is the first Korean TV series produced by iQIYI. It is a joint production between China and South Korea.
  2. The drama is based on a popular webtoon “Gan Ddeoreojineun Donggeo” by Na. The webtoon’s English version can be found here.
  3. Jang Ki Yong previously starred in Korean drama “Born Again” (2020).
  4. Lee Hye Ri previously starred in Korean drama “Miss Lee” (2019).
  5. Kang Han Na previously starred in Korean drama “Start-Up” (2020).
  6. Kim Do Wan previously appeared in Korean drama “Start-Up” (2020).
  7. Bae In Hyuk previously appeared in Korean drama “The Spies Who Loved Me” (2020).



Episodes 1, 2, 3,…., Highlights

*Drama is subject to regional availability.

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