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A plurality of personae
Viola in "Twelfth Night" is one of Shakespeare's memorable characters, around whom much of the play pivots because she is a girl pretending to be a boy. Such a situation is rich for farce and tension and irony, as characters seek to achieve the impossible of being two different people at the same time.

Well after Shakespeare characters trying to present different personae to different people remains a staple feature of dramas, particularly comedies. Dramas need characters under stress, characters with problems.
Year Title Instances
2005 Sassy Girl Chun-hyang  
2005 My Girl  
2006 Couple or Trouble Episode 11: Assistant Gong
2008 Hong Gil Dong  
2009 You're Beautiful  
2010 My Girlfriend is a Nine-Tailed Fox  
2011 The Greatest Love  
2012 Big  
2013 The Master's Sun