Tale of the Nine Tailed is described as an “urban fantasy drama” and it tells the story of a male gumiho (a mythical nine-tailed fox) named Yi Yeon who has settled in the city (Lee Dong Wook) and the fearless producing director who is determined to hunt him down (Jo Bo Ah). Kim Bum plays Yi Rang, Yi Yeon’s half-brother who was born from a human and gumiho.
- Drama: Tale of the Nine Tailed (English title) / Tale of The Nine-Tailed Fox (literal title)
- Revised romanization: Gumihodyeon
- Hangul: 구미호뎐
- Director: Kang Shin-Hyo
- Writer: Han Woo-Ri
- Network: tvN
- Episodes: 16
- Release Date: October 7 – December 3, 2020
- Runtime: Wed. & Thu. 22:50
- Official Website
A nine-tailed fox settles down in the city. A female television PD chases after the nine-tailed fox. The story would follow the gumiho, who once ruled as a living god of the Baekdudaegan Mountain Range but now works as a sort of public official between this world and the underworld. His main job is to clean up the mess left behind by those who disturb the world of the living while hiding behind the guise of ghost tales.
- Tale of the Nine Tailed Torrent Files takes over tvN’s Wed. & Thu. 22:50 time slot previously occupied by “Flower of Evil” and followed by “True Beauty” on December 9, 2020.