Kim So-hyun offered Miss Granny drama remake

Kim So-hyun (Radio Romance) is currently reviewing the offer to lead the upcoming drama remake of the 2014 hit family movie Miss Granny. Her agency and the prod team are looking at whether the actress' schedule could accommodate the new project as she is still filming her latest drama Love Alarm. Veteran actress Na Mon-hee…

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Kang Ji-hwan, Baek Jin-hee confirmed for KBS’ Happy If You Died

Kang Ji-hwan (Children of a Lesser God) and Baek Jin-hee (Let's Eat 3) have accepted the offers to lead the upcoming KBS webtoon-based drama Happy If You Died (in some reports, the title is Happier If You Died). Kang Ji-hwan's role will be "evil" boss Baek Jin-sang, while Baek Jin-hee will play the character of…

Yeon Woo-jin, Jung Yoo-mi, Park Yong-woo cast in new OCN medical horror

Yeon Woo-jin (Nothing to Lose), Jung Yoo-mi (Investigation Couple), and Park Yong-woo (My Love, Madame Butterfly) have all confirmed to take part in OCN's new weekend medical horror Priest. Priest will focus on the supernatural occurrences at the South Catholic Hospital in the year of 2018. Yeon Woo-jin will play the lead character Oh Soo-min, a young priest-turned-exorcist who goes by…

Lee Jong-suk and Lee Na-young offered lead roles in new romance drama

Lee Jong-suk (While You Were Sleeping) and Lee Na-young (Fugitive: Plan B) have been offered main roles in upcoming tvN romantic comedy drama Romance Supplement (working title). Romance Supplement revolves around people in their 30s in a publishing company. Writing is by Jung Hyun-jung who penned I Need Romance and Discovery of Love while directing…

Jung Kyung-ho and Yoo In-na courted to lead new tvN drama

Jung Kyung-ho (Life on Mars) and Yoo In-na (Goblin) have been offered lead roles in upcoming tvN drama Reach of Sincerity. Reach of Sincerity is an office romance drama between a lawyer and his secretary. Jung Kyung-ho is tapped to play is the prickly attorney while Yoo In-na is offered the role of an actress…

Ji Soo, DIA’s Chaeyeon, Jinyoung cast in Netflix youth drama

Ji Soo (Bad Guys: City of Evil, Ping Pong Ball), DIA's Jung Chae-yeon (To. Jenny), and Jung Jin-young (Moonlight Drawn By Clouds) are now confirmed to lead the upcoming coming-of-age drama Because It’s My First Love (literal title). The upcoming youth drama will explore on the university students’ experiences with first love. It basically tells the story of two…

Lee Seo-jin, Sung Dong-il cast in new drama thriller

Lee Seo-jin (Marriage Contract) and Sung Dong-il (Miss Hammurabi) are both reportedly confirmed for the upcoming OCN investigative thriller Trap. Trap will delve into the life of Korean's most beloved national anchor Kang Woo-hyun (to be played by Lee Seo-jin) and a tragic situation that will happen to him. He is reportedly living the perfect life -…

Han Ji-min, Nam Joo-hyuk courted to star in new fantasy rom-com

News sources have reported that Han Ji-min (Familiar Wife) and Nam Joo-hyuk (Bride of the Water God) were both in positive talks to appear in a new jtbc fantasy romantic comedy Dazzling (working title). It was also stated that veteran acclaimed actress Kim Hye-ja (Dear My Friends) has been offered the older version of the female…

Seo Hyo-rim considers lead role in upcoming KBS1 daily

Seo Hyo-rim (Why Secretary Kim) is currently in talks to play the lead role in the upcoming KBS1 daily drama Get out of the Way, Fate. She is offered to play the role of Han Seung-joo in the new series that will focus on a young man who is not satisfied with his fate so…

Gong Hyo-jin might be a single mom in her next drama

Gong Hyo-jin's (Jealousy Incarnate) agency, SOOP Management, has announced that the actress is currently reviewing an offer to lead the upcoming KBS rom-com thriller When Camellia Blooms. The drama will center on Dong-baek, whose name literally means Camellia flower, a single mom who owns a bar called Camellia. Despite being the sole parent to her…

Park Hyo-joo joins God’s Quiz: Reboot

Park Hyo-joo (Wanted) has been cast in the upcoming fifth installment of OCN's God's Quiz series, titled God's Quiz: Reboot. She is set to join the original cast members Ryu Deok-hwan (Miss Hammurabi), Yoon Joo-hee (Risky Romance), and Park Jun-myun (Saimdang, Light’s Diary) who are all reprising their roles in the drama. Park Hyo-joo  will play the character…

Jin Se-yeon is Joo Ji-hoon’s female lead in Item

The whole picture is slowly being completed. Jin Se-yeon has been confirmed to star opposite Joo Ji-hoon in the TV adaptation of the popular webtoon series Item.  The idol-turned-actress will play the role of a skilled and always calm criminal profiler named Shin So Young. Jin Se-yeon's character will team-up with Joo Ji-hoon's prosecutor character Kang…