Lee Joon Gi to Play Lead Role in Remake of Chinese Drama “Moon Lovers”

Actor Lee Joon Gi is confirmed to play the main character in the upcoming drama “Moon Lovers.”

The actor’s agency Namoo Actors confirmed, “He had received the love call and it was one of the projects he was looking over. There are still some details to work out.”

This is a remake of the Chinese drama of the same name, which was very popular when it aired.

Lee Joon Gi will be playing the Emperor’s heir, who does not want to be in the spotlight but is naturally born into royalty. His personality is as cold as ice.

The story plot involves a girl named Jang Hyo, who is in the present time, suddenly traveling back to the historical period.

Actor Kang Ha Neul has also confirmed to star in this drama, and it will start filming as soon as it completes all casting selections.

“Moon Lovers” will start airing in the beginning of next year.

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