Yeon Woo Jin And Lee Moo Saeng In Talks Along With Son Ye Jin And Jeon Mi Do For New Drama
More potential cast members for “39” (literal title) have been revealed!
On June 1, JoyNews 24 reported that Yeon Woo Jin will be starring as the male lead in the upcoming JTBC drama. It was also reported that Lee Moo Saeng will be joining the cast.
In response to the reports, Yeon Woo Jin’s agency Jump Entertainment commented, “It is a project he is positively considering,” while Lee Moo Saeng’s agency Alien Company shared, “It is true he received an offer to star in ’39,’ and he is reviewing [the offer].”
“39” is a 12-episode drama about the romance and everyday lives of three friends who are on the verge of turning 40. As announced previously, Son Ye Jin has been offered the role of Cha Mi Jo, who grew up in a wealthy environment and is now the head dermatologist of a clinic in Gangnam, while Jeon Mi Do is in talks to play acting teacher Jung Chan Young. It was additionally announced last week that Ahn So Hee is reviewing a casting offer for the drama.
The drama will be written by Yoo Young Ah, who previously wrote “Encounter,” “Entertainer,” and the film “My Annoying Brother,” and it will be directed by Kim Sang Ho, who recently worked on “Run On.”
Stay tuned for updates!
In the meantime, watch Yeon Woo Jin in “Marriage, Not Dating“:
And Lee Moo Saeng in “The Crowned Clown“: