According to Joy News, several sources in the industry have confirmed that CNBLUE’s Jonghyun will appear in the drama. This news comes barely an hour after Yeo Jin Goo was revealed to be in talks for the lead role.
In regards to the casting news, FNC Entertainment stated, “He is looking over the offer. We are in the final stages of negotiations.”
Based on a webtoon, “Orange Marmalade” tells the love story of transfer student Baek Ma Ri, who hides her identity as a vampire, and popular male student Jung Jae Min. The fantasy romance drama is expected to premiere in May.