Is IU (Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo) returning to dramaland?
On November 9, the Internet was set ablaze as reports of IU being offered a lead role in the upcoming tvN drama My Ahjussi (working title) surfaced, which previously confirmed Lee Sun-kyun (My Wife Is Having An Affair This Week).
My Ahjussi revolves around the romance between a man is his 40s and a woman in her 20s. If she is officially cast, she will portray the heroine Lee Ji-an, a contractual employee living will her sick grandmother. She is facing a difficult life full of debt and with no aspirations.
The drama series will be directed by award-winning director Kim Won-suk (Signal, Misaeng) and written by Park Hae-young (Oh Hae Young Again), and will air on tvN in early 2018.