Ha Ji Won And Yoon Kye Sang In Talks For New JTBC Drama
Ha Ji Won may be making her small-screen comeback!
On January 11, Ha Ji Won’s agency Haewadal Entertainment revealed that the JTBC drama “Chocolate” was one of the dramas that [Ha Ji Won] was in talks for. According to her agency, Ha Ji Won “is positively considering taking on a role in ‘Chocolate.'”
According to reports, “Chocolate” is about a chef, who comes from the world of international cooking competitions in Italy, and a neurosurgeon who comfort each other while providing food for hospices. The drama will be a collaborative work by writer Lee Kyung Hee, who is known for her beautiful and warm stories, and producing-director Lee Hyung Min, who previously worked with Lee Kyung Hee for the drama “I’m Sorry, I Love You.” JYP Pictures, which was launched last year, is in charge of the production for the drama.
Ha Ji Won was offered the role of the chef, while Yoon Kye Sang is reportedly in talks for the role of the neurosurgeon.
If she accepts this role, this will be Ha Ji Won’s return to the small-screen after two years since her appearance in MBC’s “Hospital Ship.”
“Chocolate” is slated to air on JTBC during the first half of the year.