According to her agency S.A.L.T. Entertainment, she has been cast for the role of Eun So Yool, a mental health professional. This will mark her first medical drama since her debut in 2000.
Her character is described as an emphatic and warmhearted doctor who treats traumatized victims in the aftermath of a disaster that hits Seoul. Other actors confirmed for the anticipated medical disaster drama include Kim Young Kwang, Jung So Min, and Ha Suk Jin.
“D-Day” will mark Kim Jung Hwa’s return to the small screen after a two-year hiatus. Her latest drama was “Dating Agency: Cyrano” in 2013.