In the revealed photo, the actor is decked out in extravagant clothing, while looking as if he is getting ready to fight someone in hand-to-hand combat because of his clenched fists and stance.
Ji Soo will be playing the youngest prince, Wang Jung, who has a mischievous personality and is skilled in fighting, due to his interest in martial arts. Many are looking forward to seeing Ji Soo’s adorable yet masculine charms.
“Scarlet Heart: Goryeo” is a historical romance drama with fantastical and modern elements added to the story, which takes place during Korea’s Goryeo Dynasty.
Based off of a popular Chinese drama and 100 percent pre-produced, it has already gained much attention for its star-studded cast, which also includes Lee Joon Gi, IU, Kang Ha Neul, Hong Jong Hyun, Nam Joo Hyuk, and EXO’s Baekhyun. Kim Tae Kyu of “It’s Okay, That’s Love” and “That Winter, The Wind Blows” fame is in charge of directing.
It will begin airing on August 29, at 10 p.m. KST, following the end of “Doctors.”