Nam Yoon Su Joins Kim Sejeong In Talks For Remake Of Japanese Drama “Sleepeeer Hit!”

Nam Yoon Su may be joining Kim Sejeong in the upcoming drama “Today’s Webtoon” (literal title)!

On February 8, it was reported that Nam Yoon Su has been chosen to play the male lead in “Today’s Webtoon.” Previously, Na In Woo was in talks for the role, but according to the reports, he wasn’t able to accept it due to scheduling conflicts.

In response to the news, Nam Yoon Su’s agency Garten stated, “It’s true that he was offered to appear in ‘Today’s Webtoon,’ and he’s carefully reviewing [the offer].”

“Today’s Webtoon” is a Korean remake of the popular 2016 Japanese drama “Sleepeeer Hit!” The drama will tell the story of a former judo athlete who joins the webtoon editorial department as a new employee and struggles in order to mature into a true webtoon editor. “Today’s Webtoon” will also depict the competitive nature of the field in South Korea. Currently, Kim Sejeong is in talks to play the leading role of rookie contract employee On Ma Eum.

Nam Yoon Su impressed with his acting in various projects, including “Beyond Evil” and “The King’s Affection.” Fans are eager to find out if he will accept this lead role.

“Today’s Webtoon” is slated to air via SBS this year.

Stay tuned for updates!

In the meantime, watch “Beyond Evil” below!

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