It was confirmed on June 4 that SHINee’s Minho and f(x)’s Sulli will play the lead roles for upcoming SBS drama “To the Beautiful You.” The drama is an adaptation of the super popular Japanese manga, “Hana Kimi,” which sold over 26 million copies worldwide.
“To the Beautiful You” is the first TV drama produced by SM Entertainment’s new video contents division, SM Culture & Contents (SM C&C). The drama is a romance comedy about a male pole jumper (Minho’s role) who tries to comeback from a career-threatening injury. To help revive his career, Goo Jae Hee (played by Sulli) disguises as a male student to enroll in Minho’s all-male high school.
Jun Ki Sang, best known for “Boys over Flowers” and “My Girl,” will be directing “To the Beautiful You.” The drama will start filming in June and will air its first episode in August.