9/9/06 – Kim Kyu Ri (김규리) will costar with Kim Jung Eun and Lee Suh Jin in the Wednesday-Thursday drama “Lovers (연인)” scheduled to be aired by SBS in November.
The PD and the script writer of this drama are the duo Shin Woo Chul and Kim Eun Sook (신우철, 김은숙) who have collaborated on “Lovers in Paris” and “Lovers in Prague”, and this drama is the third drama of the “Lovers” series. The press conference is scheduled on 9/19 at Beijing of China. More than 50 reporters from China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Singapore will attend the event.
KKR plays the role Yoo Jin (유진) who is an innocent woman worrying about her lover’s safety and health only. Yoo Jin lives with the main male character who is the leader of an organization of gangsters. Lee Suh Jin is selected to play the main male character. After LSJ’s role is injured and receives treatment in a hospital, he and the female doctor (played by Kim Jung Eun) fall in love. The filming of this drama is scheduled to start on 9/14 in China.
Originally, Kim Seung Woo (김승우) was selected to play the main male lead. However, due to KSW’s tight schedule, the production company decides to replace KSW with LSJ because LSJ’s filming schedule of his other drama “Speed” is delayed till February of 2007. KKR’s previous drama was “The Immortal Lee Soon Shin” aired by KBS1 in 2004.