“I Do, I Do” Actress Im Soo Hyang Cast in Sequel Drama “IRIS 2”
Actress Im Soo Hyang, who acted in MBC summer drama “I Do, I Do” with Kim Sun Ah and Lee Jang Woo, has been cast in “IRIS 2” which is tentatively scheduled to be broadcasted in February 2013.
Im Soo Hyang will be playing the role of an IRIS killer who must carry out a Russian assassination mission.
Tae Won Entertainment, the production company behind the “IRIS” franchise, has in recent days released information about casting talks and decisions. For lead roles in “IRIS 2,” Jang Hyuk is considering a lead role, Lee Da Hae is considering a femme fatale role, and Daniel Henney is also considering a role. Kara’s Kang Ji Young, BEAST’s Yoon Doo Joon, and MBLAQ’s Lee Joon have been cast as South Korea’s National Security Service agents.
In 2009, KBS aired drama “IRIS” was a hit with A-list stars Lee Byeong Hun, Kim Tae Hee, Kim Yeong Cheol, Jung Joon Ho, Kim So Yeon, Kim Seong Woo, and Big Bang‘s T.O.P., and a thrilling plot centered around South Korea’s secret National Security Service team’s work in preempting foreign threats, assassination attempts, another secret organization called IRIS, and the politics of reunification.