Singer and actor Jung Yong Hwa of CNBLUE has finally confirmed his casting in the drama “The Three Musketeers.” This drama is inspired by the 1844 French novel of the same name, taking the story into the Joseon Dynasty setting.
Jung Yong Hwa will be playing the role of Park Dal Hyang, a yangban come warrior who has everything going for him, including personality and looks. Park Dal Hyang is the “D’Artagnan” from “The Three Musketeers” novel. Jung Yong Hwa’s character is also involved in a love triangle between Yoon Seo, the Crown Princess, and Crown Prince So Hyun. Yoon Seo is expected to be played by Seo Hyun Jin, the Crown Prince by Lee Jin Wook, when they officially confirm.
“The Three Musketeers” is a season drama being produced by the cable network tvN. There will be three seasons in all with 12 episodes each. The drama is written by Song Jae Jung, the scriptwriter of “Queen In Hyun’s Man” as well as “Nine,” and will be directed by Kim Byung Soo. The first season is slated for an August premiere.