Jin Ki Joo In Talks To Join Park Hae Jin In New Fantasy Rom-Com Drama
On July 29, industry representatives reported that the actress will be starring as the female lead of the upcoming drama “From Now On, Showtime!” (literal title).
In response to the report, Jin Ki Joo’s agency FL ENT commented, “She has received a casting offer for ‘From Now On, Showtime!’ and is positively reviewing [the offer].”
“From Now On, Showtime!” is a fantasy rom-com about a magician and a female police officer. It was previously announced in May that Park Hae Jin will play the male lead Cha Cha Woo, a charismatic magician who also has the ability to see and manipulate ghosts.
Jin Ki Joo has been offered the role of Go Seul Hae. She is a passionate police officer with a mysterious secret, and she gets caught up in a situation with Cha Cha Woong.
If she accepts the role, this will be Jin Ki Joo’s first drama since “Homemade Love Story,” which ended earlier this year. The actress has previous impressed in projects including “Scarlet Heart: Goryeo,” “Misty,” “Come and Hug Me,” “The Secret Life of My Secretary,” and “Little Forest.”
“From Now On, Showtime!” will be written by Ha Yoon Ah of “Mystic Pop-Up Bar” and directed by Lee Hyung Min of “Strong Woman Do Bong Soon,” “Ms. Temper & Nam Jung Gi,” “Bad Boy,” “I’m Sorry, I Love You,” and more. It is scheduled to begin filming in September and premiere in the first half of 2022.
Stay tuned for updates!