Cha Tae Hyun and Uee Confirmed as Leads for Upcoming Drama “Jeon Woo Chi”

Actor Cha Tae Hyun and After School member Uee have been cast as the leads in KBS drama “Jeon Woo Chi.”

After three years away from television, apart from his weekly stint on KBS variety/reality program “1N2D: Season 2,” Cha Tae Hyun will be making his comeback with upcoming drama “Jeon Woo Chi.” Drama “Jeon Woo Chi” will be Uee’s next acting project after her role as Baek Ja Eun in 2011-2012 KBS drama “Ojakgyo Brothers.” According to broadcasting representatives, Cha Tae Hyun and Uee have entered serious preparation for their male and female lead roles.

Cha Tae Hyun will be playing the titular role of Jeon Woo Chi who gains Taoist magic powers by swallowing a Gumiho’s marble and aids the people of the kingdom.

Uee will be playing the role of Hong Mu Yeon who is a princess, the granddaughter of Hong Gil Dong, and the love interest of Jeon Woo Chi.

“Jeon Woo Chi” is a remake of 2009 fantasy action movie “Jeon Woo Chi” which starred Kang Dong Won, Kim Yoon Seok, and Im Soo Jung.