Update: Shin Min Ah And Kim Seon Ho In Talks To Lead Drama Remake Of Rom-Com Film
Updated December 21 KST:
Following the report earlier in the day about Kim Seon Ho being cast in a drama remake of the film “Mr. Hong,” it has now been reported that Shin Min Ah will be playing the female lead.
Her agency AM Entertainment commented, “Shin Min Ah is positively reviewing the new drama ‘Mr. Hong’ (working title).”
Shin Min Ah was offered the role of dentist Yoon Hye Jin, a confident woman who has both beauty and brains. She loves shopping and can appear materialistic, but she has a warm heart and regularly donates to support those in need.
If confirmed, this will be Shin Min Ah’s first drama since “Chief of Staff 2.”
While waiting for updates, watch Shin Min Ah in “Tomorrow With You“:
Kim Seon Ho is gearing up for his next project!
An industry representative reported on December 21 that the actor will be be starring in a drama remake of the film “Mr. Hong.”
His agency SALT Entertainment commented in response, “Kim Seon Ho is positively considering the offer to star in the new drama ‘Mr. Hong’ (working title).”
Released in 2004, the romantic comedy film “Mr. Hong” starred Kim Joo Hyuk and Uhm Jung Hwa. It is about Hong Doo Shik, a guy who makes his living by taking on all sorts of odd jobs around town, and Yoon Hye Jin, a dentist from the city who opens a dental clinic in the small town.
For the drama remake, Kim Seon Ho has been offered the role of Hong Doo Shik, the neighborhood hero Mr. Hong who loves involving himself in every situation to help people out. He only accepts minimum wage no matter the task, and he speaks informally to everyone whether they are children or the elderly. A mysterious man, various rumors circulate about why he was missing for a few years.
The drama will be written by Shin Ha Eun, who previous wrote “The Crowned Clown,” and is in discussion to air on tvN in the first half of 2021.
Kim Seon Ho was previously in talks to star in the drama “Link” (working title). He is currently also preparing for his play “Ice,” which premieres in January 2021.
Stay tuned for updates!
In the meantime, watch Kim Seon Ho in “You Drive Me Crazy“: