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Extraordinary You Filming Locations, Plot, and More!

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Extraordinary You is a 2019 South Korean drama, based on a webtoon named ‘July found by Chance’ by Moo Ryuyee and was published in January 2018. The drama genre included Fantasy, Romance, Teen, and Comedy, directed by Kim Sang-hyeop. The release date of the drama was October 2 to November 21, 2019, and had 32 episodes in total, showing 2 episodes of 35-minutes each on Wednesdays and Thursdays on the MBC broadcasting channel.

The plot of the drama is about Eun Dan-oh, a student at a reputed high school who belongs to a wealthy family. She has a fiance named Baek Kyung who also attends the same high school as her and has feelings for him since childhood but he detests her because of her heart disease. Suddenly, Eun Dan-oh begins to suffer from memory loss for a short time and can see what will happen in the coming future. Baffled from her condition, she starts sensing weird things. Jinmiche, a cafeteria cook reveals to Eun Dan-oh that she is in a teen comic fiction book called ‘Secret’ and everybody around her is a character.

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Things get more turned and twisted when Eun Dan-oh learns that she is not even a main character but an extra character whose set-up is that she is engaged to her childhood crush who detests her because of her heart disease and is expected to die soon. Stunned by her lame set-up, Eun Dan-oh decides to change her fate by changing the plot of the story and finding her true love and not someone written by the comic writer.

One day, she falls down the school stairs. She feels her back touch the back of another student, among a group of male students. Her heart suddenly starts to flutter. Eun Dan-O wants to find the male student who made her heart flutter. She eventually finds the student and comes to know that he is her classmate. Like her, he is an extra character that doesn’t have a name. They get close and Eun Dan-O names him Haru and together they try to change their destiny.

Extraordinary You has won several awards such as ‘MBC Drama Awards 2019’ for the drama of the year, Best New Actor, Best New Actress, and Best Couple Award. In 2020, the drama won the ‘Seoul Drama Award for Outstanding Korean Drama.

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Extraordinary You Filming Locations

Extraordinary You Filming Location In Yonsei University, Seoul

Extraordinary You Filming Location 1
Extraordinary You Filming Location 1

Yonsei University is the first on the list. This university is among the top three universities in Korea. Hence, SKY universities in Korea. The Y stands for Yonsei. Besides the prestige academic achievements of the university, the campus is also extremely beautiful. The building mainly featured in the drama is called the Underwood Hall. Visitors can also enter the university, so you can visit it anytime.

Extraordinary You Filming Locations In Dongdeok Women’s University, Seoul

Extraordinary You Filming Locations In Dongdeok Women’s University, Seoul
Extraordinary You Filming Locations In Dongdeok Women’s University, Seoul

Dongdeok University is known for its flowery campus. If you recall the scenes in the drama where Yeo Ju da plants her flowers in the pretty garden and where Eun Dan-Oh meets Haru, that was filmed at Dongdeok Women’s University, Seoul.

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Extraordinary You Filming Location In Tongwon University, Gwangju

Extraordinary You Filming Location 2
Extraordinary You Filming Location 2

A huge part of the scenes of the drama seems to be filmed at Tongwon University. You will recognize various sets such as the entrance of the school, the stadium, and more.

Extraordinary You Filming Location In University of Foreign Studies, Busan

Extraordinary You Filming Location In University of Foreign Studies, Busan
Extraordinary You Filming Location In University of Foreign Studies, Busan

The bridge scenes in the drama are from the University of Foreign Studies in Busan. The cast and crews go as far as Busan to film the drama, just to give the viewers the impression that it’s all happening at this one prestige high school. Busan University of Foreign Studies or also romanized as Pusan University of Foreign Studies is a private university in Busan Korea that specializes in foreign languages.

Where to Watch Extraordinary You?

Where to watch Extraordinary You
Where to watch Extraordinary You

So, these were some major locations used to film Extraordinary You. You can watch Extraordinary You on Netflix.

Also, read Extraordinary You Season 2 and Traitors Season 1 Filming Locations

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