NCT’s Jaehyun Confirmed To Star In New Drama
On November 2, industry representatives reported that Jaehyun will be starring in a drama remake of the 2001 film “Bungee Jumping of Their Own.”
In response to the report, his agency SM Entertainment confirmed, “It is true that Jaehyun is starring in an OTT drama remake of the film ‘Bungee Jumping of Their Own.'”
“Bungee Jumping of Their Own” is originally a film from 2001 about high school teacher Seo In Woo (Lee Byung Hun) who is struggling to overcome the death of his girlfriend In Tae Hee (Lee Eun Joo). The movie follows the story of what happens when he meets a male student named Im Hyun Bin (Yeo Hyun Soo) who acts just like In Tae Hee.
Jaehyun has been cast for the role of Im Hyun Bin in the remake.
The drama remake of “Bungee Jumping of Their Own” will be produced by Choi Nak Kwon, who also produced the original film, and it will be directed by Kim Jong Hyuk of dramas such as “Spring Day” and “Quiz of God: Reboot.”
The drama will consist of 16 episodes that are 25 minutes each. Filming is scheduled to begin in January, and the remake is expected to premiere in the second half of 2022 via Kakao TV.
Stay tuned for updates!