Hwayoung Cast in Christmas Special Sitcom


Ex T-Ara member Hwayoung has been cast in an upcoming Christmas special sitcom that will air on KBS.

Hwayoung has been cast as the lead character of “Ok’s.” Her character, Han Ok, will be an energetic newcomer producer at a broadcasting channel. The sitcom will also be uniquely fusing in pansori, a Korean traditional genre of music, into the show.

On her upcoming sitcom, Hwayoung announced, “I am really nervous about the filming. I’m doing my best to prepare, as it is my first sitcom and I will also be singing changgeuk (Korean traditional opera),” adding, “I hope the viewers find the story of ‘Ok’s healing.”

Hwayoung made her acting debut with special drama “Mother’s Choice.” “Ok’s” will start shooting next month.