Jang Ki Yong In Talks To Star In New Fantasy Drama Following Military Discharge
Jang Ki Yong may be starring in a new drama!
On February 10, Star News reported that actor Jang Ki Yong was offered the role of the male lead in the new drama “Although I Am Not a Hero” (literal title).
In response to the report, Jang Ki Yong’s agency YG Entertainment shared, “It is true that our agency actor Jang Ki Yong received a casting offer from ‘Although I Am Not a Hero.’ However, [his appearance in the drama] has not been confirmed yet, and he is currently reviewing [the offer].”
“Although I Am Not a Hero” tells the story of a supernatural family who lost their powers. The drama will be directed by Cho Hyun Tak, who helmed the dramas “Maids,” “Mirror of the Witch,” “SKY Castle,” and “Snowdrop,” and will be scripted by writer Joo Hwa Mi who wrote the dramas “Waiting for Love,” “Marriage, Not Dating,” “Introverted Boss,” and “Meow, the Secret Boy.”
Jang Ki Yong was reportedly offered the role of the male lead who loses his superpowers due to a modern disease in “Although I Am Not a Hero.”
Jang Ki Yong enlisted in the millitary in August 2021 and is set to be discharged on February 22. He previously received much love from viewers through dramas including “Now, We Are Breaking Up” and “My Roommate is a Gumiho.”
Stay tuned for more updates!
While you wait, watch Jang Ki Yong in “Now, We Are Breaking Up”: