APRIL’s Naeun Confirmed For New Drama About Hip Hop, Reportedly With Hoya, Shin Won Ho, And Han Hyun Min
APRIL’s Naeun has been confirmed for an exciting acting project!
On December 14, her agency DSP Media confirmed, “APRIL’s Naeun will be appearing in SBS’s “Hip Hop King — Nassna Street” [literal translation]. She will be showcasing a character that’s new for her, so we ask for your love and interest.”
“Hip Hop King — Nassna Street” is a coming-of-age drama that will focus not only on hip hop music, but the evolving world and culture of hip hop itself. The main cast will not only show off their acting chops, but also their rapping skills.
Hoya, Cross Gene’s Shin Wonho, and Korean-Nigerian model Han Hyun Min are also reportedly part of the main cast.
It will be directed by Lee Joon Hyung, who has not only worked on dramas like “God’s Quiz” and “Bachelor’s Vegetable Store,” but also on music videos for prominent singers like Bobby Kim, Yoon Mi Rae, and Sung Si Kyung. In order for the story to be accurate, hip hop producers and music directors have also been been recruited.
“Hip Hop King — Nassna Street” is set to air the first half of 2019.