Jeon So Nee In Talks Along With Park Hyung Sik For New Historical Drama
On June 14, an industry representative reported, “Jeon So Nee will be starring in the new drama ‘Youth, Climb the Barrier’ (working title).”
In response to the report, Jeon So Nee’s agency Management SOOP commented, “She has received a casting offer, and we are currently finalizing details.”
“Youth, Climb the Barrier,” previously known as “The Golden Hairpin,” is about a prince suffering from a mysterious curse and a woman who is falsely accused of murdering her family members. Their romance develops through the process of the man saving the woman from her false accusation and the woman saving the man from his curse.
Jeon So Nee has been offered the role of Min Jae Yi, a quiet and gentle character. She is engaged to the Second State Councillor’s son and studies hard to become a good wife and mother, but her parents and brother are killed four days before she gets married.
As revealed in March, Park Hyung Sik is in talks to play the male lead Prince Lee Hwan.
“Youth, Climb the Barrier” will be written by Jung Hyun Jung, the writer behind the “I Need Romance” series, “Discovery of Love,” “Five Enough,” “Romance Is a Bonus Book,” and “Lovestruck in the City.” It will be directed by Lee Jong Jae, who previously worked on “100 Days My Prince.”
Filming is scheduled to begin in the second half of this year, and it is in discussion to air via tvN.
Stay tuned for updates!
In the meantime, watch Jeon So Nee in “Scripting Your Destiny“: