Brilliant, rising actors Jang Ki Yong and Chun Woo Hee will soon unite in a new drama , “Not a Hero”, directed by the creator of “Snowdrop”. Not only will the new drama mark Jang Ki Yong return to the small screen following his military discharge, but it will also present him with the challenge and unexpected fate he encounters alongside actress Chun Woo Hee. So, what is “Not a Hero” a new drama about, and what characters will they play this time? Continue reading for a more detailed report and discussion.
Jang Ki Yong to Star in First Drama After Military with Chun Woo Hee
One of the most anticipated actors to make a comeback from the military this year, Jang Ki Yong, will soon return to the small screen in a new drama with actress Chun Woo Hee, “Not a Hero”.
On July 18, Ten Asia’s exclusive report revealed that actors Jang Ki Yong and Chun Woo Hee had been confirmed as the main characters for the new drama “Not a Hero”. And this new drama marks Jang Ki Yong’s first-ever small-screen appearance after his military discharge.
As previously reported, “Not a Hero” is a new project by screenwriter Joo Hwa Mi, who previously wrote “Marriage, Not Dating”, “Introverted Boss”, and “Meow: The Secret Boy”.
Meanwhile, the director in charge of this new project will be Jo Hyun Tak PD. He was the magic hands and brilliant mind that directed “SKY Castle” and “Snowdrop”.
These promising names in “Not a Hero” Korean drama have created a new level of expectations for both the drama’s quality and chemistry.
“Not a Hero”: Storyline and Characters
So, what is “Not a Hero” about, and what are the characters Jang Ki Yong and Chun Woo Hee will play this time?
According to Ten Asia, “Not a Hero” is a new drama in the romance-fantasy genre, with a little dust of exciting actions. It tells the story of a family who previously possessed supernatural powers but had to lose them due to modern disease.
Actor Jang Ki Yong will take on the male lead role, Hee Kyung Joo. He is one of the family members who lost his supernatural power.
At the same time, actress Chun Woo Hee will appear as the female lead role, Do Da Hae. She is a strong woman who does not give up hope for a better life, a happy family, and all the difficult challenges she faces. And all her positive fighting spirits are thanks to a lifesaver—whose name and face she does not recognize—saving her from the scene of a fire accident.
When is the Release Date?
Finally, when is the release date for Jang Ki Yong and Chun Woo Hee’s new drama?
According to JoyNews24, actress Chun Woo Hee recently confirmed her appearance for “Not a Hero”. Her agency stated on July 18, that filming for the new drama will begin approximately next month.
“It is true that actress Chun Woo Hee will star in ‘Not A Hero’. The filming process will start in August.”Chun Woo Hee’s agency.
The report further revealed that we would be able to welcome Jang Ki Yong’s comeback from the military as early as next year.
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