Actor Tae Hang Ho who currently is appearing in tvN’s drama “Live Up to Your Name, Dr. Heo” has received praise from the public for his acting. He plays Min Byung Ki, who works at the Haeminsoo Clinic in present time Seoul. The production team released ‘Behind the Scenes’ stills of him and Min Ji Ah, who plays a nurse at the clinic.
Especially the chemistry between him and Kim Nam Gil has caught the attention of the viewers. The comedic interactions between their characters are hilarious, raising the expectations of the viewers to see more of them in the future.
“Live Up to Your Name, Dr. Heo” airs every Saturday and Sunday at 9pm KST on tvN.
On the 5th of September, Inyeon Entertainment announced that its rookie actor Lee Do Gyeom would join “While You Were Sleeping”, the upcoming SBS drama starring Lee Jong Suk and Bae Suzy.
Until now, Lee Do Gyeom appeared in the KBS2 drama ‘Solomon’s Perjury’ and the JTBC drama ‘Naked Fireman’. His third appearance on the small screen will be as a son of a man who has been falsely accused of murder. He struggles to prove that his father is innocent.
“While You Were Sleeping” is a fantasy/ crime drama, in which Nam Hong Joo (Bae Suzy) has dreams of unfortunate events and prosecutor Jung Jae Chan (Lee Jong Suk), who tries to prevent them from happening.
The upcoming KBS2 drama “Go Back Couple” has announced its supporting cast. The leads Jang Na Ra and Son Ho Jun will be joined by Heo Jeong Min, Lee Yi Kyung, Han Bo Reum, Cho Hae Jung, Jang Ki Yong, Ko Bo Gyeol and Im Ji Gyu, who will play their friends in the time – slip drama.
Further actors Lee Byung Joon, Kim Mi Kyung, Min Ji and Ko Eun Min will play the family of Jang Na Ra. Kim Byeong Ok and Cho Ryeon were cast as Son Ho Jun’s parents. The production team expressed that they are thoroughly satisfied with the casting for the drama.
The drama depicts the story of a married couple (Jang Na Ra and Son Ho Jun) at the age of 38, who regret that they’ve married too early and started to hate each other. But they receive another opportunity when they travel back in time to their university days. Back to when they were just 20 years old. Will they end up together again?
On the 4th of September, it was announced by his agency, Hanareum Company, that Lee Byung Jun would appear in the upcoming KBS2 drama. This drama will be directed by Ha Byung Hoon (‘Sound of Your Heart’) and written by Kwon Hye Joo (‘Sound of Your Heart’).
Lee Byung Jun is going to play the father of Jang Na Ra’s character Ma Jin Joo who is struggling with her marriage to Choi Ban Do (Son Ho Jun). Both regret that they’ve married when they were still young and travel back in time to when they’re just 20 years old university students.
On the 4th of September, the production team behind the new SBS drama “While You Were Sleeping” released a first still from the upcoming drama. It shows Bae Suzy and Lee Jong Suk sitting next to each other on a bus and Lee Jong Suk leaning on Bae Suzy’s shoulder with his eyes closed.
“While You Were Sleeping” tells the story of Nam Hong Joo (Bae Suzy) who has premonitory dreams about accidents which will happen to someone, while prosecutor Jung Jae Chan (Lee Jong Suk) is trying to prevent them from happening.
Cast members Lee Jong Suk and Park Jin Joo also updated their Instagram with a behind the scenes look at the drama shooting.
Park Jin Joo and Lee Jong Suk pose in costume in front of the camera. Park Jin Joo will play a public official in “While You Were Sleeping”. She took this picture comfortably in flats, with her heels deposited on the bench behind them.
One of the pictures which Lee Jong Suk uploaded is of him and Suzy sitting on a bed and making the peace sign towards the camera, while we can also see the filming crew in the background.
On the 1st of September, idol group member Sung Joo uploaded a picture of him in front of a fan sponsored food truck. UNIQ’s leader is currently starring in the tvN time – slip comedy “Live Up To Your Name, Dr. Heo” alongst Kim Nam Gil and Kim Ah Joong.
It is just his second role as an actor, and even though he plays a minor character in the drama, he received praise for his authentic portrayal of Kim Min Jae a second-year resident who works together with Kim A Joong’s character Choi Yeon Kyung.
He thanked his fans for their present by posting a message along with the picture. “Today on the set of “Live Up to Your Name, Dr. Heo the fan sent ‘Sungjoo Cafe’ arrived, I was really thankful and I ate well – thank you to the fans who love me even though I’m lacking, I love you.”
Updated: I’ve previously stated that they were already announced as leads. Correct is that they were offered the roles.
On the 31 of August, it was officially announced that Chae Soo Bin and Dong Ha were offered the leads for the new MBC sci – fi rom – com “I’m Not A Robot”. The female lead was previously offered to Girls Day’s Minah, but on the 30 of August, an official from the broadcasting company declared that Minah declined the offer.
Dong Ha and Chae Soo Bin are actors which have been previously acknowledged by the public for their acting in different works and the expectations are already high. Dong Ha appeared in ‘3 Days’, ‘Beautiful Day’, ‘Glorious Temptation’ and ‘Suspicious Partner’.
Chae Soo Bin showed her acting in dramas such as ‘House of Bluebird’, ‘Love in the Moonlight’, ‘Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People’ and recently ‘Strongest Deliveryman’. It is expected that she and Dong Ha will show great chemistry in the drama.
“I’m Not A Robot” tells the story of a young man, who due to an allergy, never met a woman before and instead falls in love with a robot. The drama is scheduled to premiere in November, but due to the general strike, there might be a delay for this and other dramas.