Ahn Hyo-seop is a chaebol CEO in next drama project

Ahn Hyo-seop (Dr. Romantic 2) has been confirmed to lead the upcoming SBS romantic comedy “A Business Proposal” (working title) or also called The Office Blind Date. A Business Proposal is a webtoon of the same name that will be adapted by KakaoPage into a drama. It tells the story of an office girl who goes…

Ong Seong-woo becomes a barista in new KakaoTV drama

Ong Seong-woo (More Than Friends) has chosen the upcoming KakaoTV drama “How About a Cup of Coffee?” (literal title) as his next project. The drama, based on the manhwa of the same name by Heo Young-man, is about a rookie barista who learns about the craft under the wing of a coffee master. Ong Seong-woo will play the…

Lee Yo-won, Chu Ja-hyun confirmed for “Green Mothers Club”

Lee Yo-won (The Running Mates: Human Rights) and Chu Ja-hyun (My Unfamiliar Family) are both confirmed to lead the upcoming slice-of-life drama “Green Mothers Club” (literal translation). “Green Mothers Club” will revolve around the strong bond of five mothers who met through their children's elementary school community despite having different backgrounds. Lee Yo-won is cast as Eun-pyo, a proud…

New KBS2 daily drama “Red Shoes” confirms line-up

Choi Myung-gil (Men Are Men), So E-hyun (Fates and Furies), Park Yoon-jae (It's My Life), and Shin Jung-yun (She Knows Everything) are all confirmed for the upcoming KBS2 weekday morning drama “Red Shoes” (literal title). Choi Myung-gil will play Min Hee-kyung while So E-hyun will play her daughter Kim Zem-ma. Hee-kyung reunites with her first love and leaves her…

Lee Young-ae, Kim Hae-sook, Kim Hye-jun, Kwak Sun-young lead in new female-centric drama

Lee Young-ae (Saimdang, Light’s Diary), Kim Hye-jun (Chip-in), Kwak Sun-young (Hospital Playlist), and Kim Hae-sook (Start-up) are all set to lead the new JTBC comedy action thriller "A Wonderful Sight” (working title). Lee Young-ae will play as Koo Kyung-yi, a police officer-turned-insurance investigator/private detective. She is currently solving a serial murder case, with a female university student as the…

Korean remake of UK series “Uncle” reveals cast

Oh Jung-se (It's Okay to Not Be Okay), Jeon Hye-jin (Stranger 2), Park Sun-young (The World of the Married), Lee Sang-woo (Lovestruck in the City), and Hwang Woo-seul-hye (Crash Landing on You) have all been confirmed to join the TV Chosun adaptation of “Uncle.” The drama is a remake of the UK television series "Uncle" that aired on Channel 4 in…

Ahn Eun-jin, Park Sung-hoon, and Joy cast in “Just One Person”

Ahn Eun-jin (Hospital Playlist), Park Sung-hoon (Joseon Exorcist), and Red Velvet’s Joy (Tempted) are all confirmed for the upcoming JTBC drama “Just One Person” (literal title). Veteran actress Go Doo-shim (When the Camellia Blooms) is also set to join the project. Ahn Eun-jin will play Pyo In-suk, a stubborn and insensitive woman who learns that she has terminal illness. She…

Ok Taecyeon, Kim Hye-yoon team up in tvN’s new sageuk

2PM’s Ok Taecyeon (Vincenzo) and Kim Hye-yoon (Extraordinary You, Snowdrop) have both been confirmed to star in tvN’s new historical drama “The Secret Royal Inspector and Jo-yi” (literal title). The history comedy drama revolves around an indolent secret royal inspector and a reckless divorced woman in their quest to uncover the corruption in government in the Joseon period. Ok Taecyeon leads…

Lee Jun-ho, Lee Se-young Confirmed For New Historical Drama

2PM’s Lee Jun-ho (Confession) and Lee Se-young (Kairos) are both confirmed to star in the upcoming MBC historical melodrama “The Red Sleeve Cuff” (literal translation). Set in the 18th century, the sageuk will feature the romance between King Jeongjo and his royal concubine Uibin Sung as recorded by the imperial court. It is also based on a novel of the same…

Ji Hyun-woo, Lee Se-hee cast in KBS2 weekend drama

Ji Hyun-woo (Love is Annoying, But I Hate Being Lonely) and Lee Se-hee (Live On) are both cast in KBS2 weekend drama “Gentleman and Young Lady” (literal title). The drama will tell the story of Lee Young-kook (to be played by Ji Hyun-woo), a widower with three children who still grieves the death of his wife. He will…

Han Ye-seul reunites with “Couple or Trouble” PD in new drama

Han Ye-seul (Big Issue) is set to lead the new drama “Goodbye Romance” (working title). Goodbye Romance is a story of longtime friends in their journey to becoming lovers. Han Ye-seul will portray the female lead role of Joo Chan-hee, a woman who worries about dating and marriage. This is also a reunion project of Han Ye-seul…

Na In-woo cast in drama “The Jinx’s Lover”

Na In-woo (River Where The Moon Rises) has been confirmed to star in the upcoming drama adaptation of “The Jinx’s Lover” (literal title). The fantasy drama is based on the webtoon “Jinxui Yeonin” written by Han Ji-hye, which is about a poor, unlucky man who meets the goddess of luck being hidden by a chaebol family. Na…

Park Hyung-sik, Han Hyo-joo return to dramaland via tvN’s new thriller

Park Hyung-sik (Suits), Han Hyo-joo (W: Two Worlds Apart) are now both set to star in the new tvN apocalyptic thriller “Happiness” (literal title). Veteran character actor Joo Woo-jin (Mr. Sunshine) has also been confirmed to join the project. Happiness is a post-apocalyptic thriller that delves into the lives of citizens when protocols in dealing with infectious…

Kim Sae-ron, Nam Da-reum to lead new youth drama

Kim Sae-ron (Leverage) and Nam Da-reum (Start Up) are both set to lead the new KakaoTV fantasy romance drama “Excellent Shaman Ga Doo-shim” (literal title). Kim Sae Ron will star as the titular character Ga Doo-shim, an 18-year-old high school girl whose only wish is to live a normal life but she is born with the fate of being…

Yoo Seung-ho, Hyeri, Byeon Woo-seok, Kang Mi-na to lead KBS period drama

Yoo Seung-ho (Memorist), Hyeri (My Roommate is a Gumiho), Byeon Woo-seok (Record of Youth), and Kang Mi-na (Hotel del Luna) are all confirmed to lead the upcoming KBS historical drama “Thinking of the Moon When the Flower Blooms” (literal title). Set in Joseon era, the drama will revolve around the time when strict alcohol prohibition…