KBS 2TV’s upcoming “fantasy youth romance,” titled “High School: Love On” has given its first sneak peek into the drama.
Woohyun takes on the role of tough, passionate, and friendly high school student Shin Woo Hyun. Kim Sae Ron will play the role of innocent angel Lee Seul Bi. Sungyeol plays the role of Hwang Sung Yeol, described as a cold and chic student, rival to Shin Woo Hyun.
KBS also released stills from Woohyun filming for “High School: Love On” on June 3, and also gave more details into his character. Woohyun’s Shin Woo Hyun is loyal, friendly, and humorous, raising his popularity in school. Despite his bright exterior, Shin Woo Hyun holds a sadness in his heart after being abandoned by his parents.
While it was first announced that 4Minute‘s Nam Jihyun will play the lead role, she dropped out in mid-May stating conflicts with her group’s schedule and tour in Europe.
“High School: Love On” portrays the story of an angel who became human to save a male high school student. Fantastical, romantic, and bright, the drama will show the growth and development of youth, their aspirations, dreams, and love. It premieres June 27, Friday, at 8:55 PM KST.