On November 13, a press conference was held for the upcoming drama, “Iris 2.” Cast member Lee Joon was asked, “What reaction did Oh Yeon Seo show when she heard you were cast in this drama?”
Lee Joon answered, “I showed her one of my action scenes. She said that I looked really cool and she fell for me all over again,” making everyone laugh.
A reporter also asked what the other MBLAQ members’ responses were to Lee Joon’s casting. He answered, “The members did not show any jealousy but they congratulated me a lot. They told me to work hard so I won’t be a disgrace to my good seniors.”
Lee Joon has been cast for the NSS security team member, Yoon Shi Hyuk. His personality is straight-forward and hot-tempered but holds no grudges. As the drama develops, Yoon Shi Hyuk will join a 6-member team that chases after the assassins.
The story of “Iris 2” will be continue the story of the first season. It will be set from three years after Hyun Joon’s (played by Lee Byung Hun during season 1) death. The identity of “Iris” will be revealed during this season.
The cast includes Jang Hyuk, Lee Da Hae, Lee Bum Soo, Oh Yeon Soo, Kim Young Chul, Kim Seung Woo, Yoon Doo Joon, Lee Joon, Kang Ji Young and Lim Soo Hyang. It will air in February of 2013.