Girls’ Generation’s Choi Sooyoung (A Person You May Know) is courted to lead the upcoming romantic comedy The Third Charm (literal title).
Her agency Echo Global Group confirmed that Choi Sooyoung indeed received an offer for the drama and is positively considering it.
As previously reported, Seo Kang-joon (Are You Human Too) was in talks for the drama’s male lead character.
No specific details have been released on the plot of the drama, but The Third Charm will reportedly be depicting a realistic love story of its main characters Ban Min-soo and Lee Young-jae.
The drama will be directed by Pyo Min-soo (Full House, Worlds Within, Producer) and will be co-written by film writers Park Eun-young (Maundy Thursday) and Park Hee-kwon (The Flu).
Chun Woo-hee (Argon) was previously offered the lead female role but eventually declined.
The Third Charm is in talks to air on jtbc in the second half of the year.