Lee Sang Yoon And Park Ki Woong Join Lee Ji Ah In Talks For New Drama By “The Penthouse” Writer
On June 17, both Lee Sang Yoon’s and Park Ki Woong’s agencies confirmed that the actors were in talks to appear in tvN’s upcoming drama “First Lady” (literal title).
Responding to reports that Lee Sang Yoon had been cast in the leading role, J,WIDE-Company stated, “He’s currently in talks to appear [in the drama], and the outlook is favorable.”
Meanwhile, Park Ki Woong’s agency Kang Entertainment similarly commented, “Park Ki Woong has received a casting offer for ‘First Lady.’ He is currently in the stage of reviewing the offer with a favorable outlook.”
“First Lady” is a new drama created by Kim Soon Ok, the writer of the smash hit “The Penthouse” series and the popular drama “The Last Empress.” The show will be helmed by director Choi Young Hoon, who recently worked together with Lee Sang Yoon on the hit SBS drama “One the Woman.”
Lee Ji Ah—who worked with Kim Soon Ok on “The Penthouse” and both of its sequels—was previously announced to be in talks for the drama, while Jang Hee Jin has officially been confirmed to be joining the cast.
Are you excited for this new drama? Stay tuned for updates!
In the meantime, watch Lee Sang Yoon in “One the Woman” with subtitles here…
…and Park Ki Woong in “You Raise Me Up” below!