SISTAR‘s Bora has joined SBS’ upcoming Monday-Tuesday drama “Doctor Stranger.”
Starship Entertainment revealed to TV Daily on March 3, “Bora has joined ‘Doctor Stranger.’ She said, ‘It is my first time [acting] so I feel nervous, but I will work hard,’ and expressed her strong mind. Please look over her prettily.”
This will be her first time try out acting, and she will be taking on the role of a tomboyish North Korean defector. She has a one-sided crush on Park Hoon (Lee Jong Suk), with whom she will start living together after her escape from North Korea. Lee Jong Suk and Park Hae Jin have been already been cast for the drama.
Bora will be the second SISTAR member to venture out as an actress, Dasom being the first. Until now, Bora has shown off her entertaining nature on popular variety shows, and many are already anticipating her acting debut.
“Doctor Stranger” will tell the story of a North Korean doctor, who escapes to South Korea, but does not feel comfortable in his new home land. The drama will air after “God’s Gift – 14 Days” ends.