Kim Young Dae In Talks To Star Opposite Seo Hyun Jin In New Romance Drama
Kim Young Dae may be taking on a leading role in a new romance drama!
On April 2, Xportsnews reported that the actor has been cast as the male lead in the upcoming SBS drama “Why Oh Soo Jae?” (literal title).
In response to the report, Kim Young Dae’s agency revealed that he has been offered the role and is currently in talks.
“Why Oh Soo Jae?” will portray the romance between a law school professor and student. Seo Hyun Jin was confirmed as the female lead Oh Soo Jae back in December, and the younger male lead was said to be “a secret” at the time.
Kim Young Dae has been quickly rising to fame with his roles in dramas such as “Extraordinary You,” “I’ll Go to You When the Weather is Nice,” “Cheat on Me if You Can,” “The Penthouse,” and “The Penthouse 2.” If Kim Young Dae accepts this role, it will be his first time playing the male lead in a television drama.
“Why Oh Soo Jae?” will be written by Kim Ji Eun of “Lie After Lie” and directed by Park Soo Jin, who has worked on dramas including “Doctors,” “Dr. Romantic,” and “Death Song.” It is scheduled to air in the second half of the year.
Stay tuned for updates!
In the meantime, watch Kim Young Dae in “Extraordinary You”: