Shinee’s Onew is recently courted to join the second season of the sleeper hit Age of Youth.
His agency SM Entertainment released a statement on May 16, “He has been offered a role in Age of Youth Season 2 and is considering the role with a positive mindset.”
Once Onew accepts the casting offer, he will be cast alongside the original mainstays Han Ye-ri (The Worst Day), Park Eun-bin (Father, I’ll Take Care of You), Park Hye-soo (Introverted Boss), and Han Seung-yeon. Another male lead role was recently offered to Kim Min-suk (Defendant).
Onew was offered to portray the role of an engineering student who is Han Seung Yeon‘s love interest. Age of Youth revolves around the story of female university students living under one roof.
Age of Youth Season 2 plans to air on JTBC this late summer.
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