Jun Ji Hyun and Kang Dong Won are reportedly in talks to appear in Polaris Korean drama, the upcoming drama project by Little Women creators.
Will Jun Ji Hyun and Kang Dong Won Team Up in New Romance Drama “Polaris”?
POLARIS Korean Drama Series
According to an exclusive report from Sports Chosun, both stars have been courted to lead an upcoming drama titled Polaris (working title).
In response to the report, IEUM HASHTAG, Jun Ji Hyun’s agency stated that their actress received the offer and is still reviewing it.
“It’s true that she [Jun Ji Hyun] has received the role offer and is considering it positively.”IEUM HASHTAG representative.
Meanwhile, as reported by JTBC, Kang Dong Won’s representative said that the offer is one of the proposals the actor has received. And the Broker star is currently reviewing it positively.
Polaris Korean drama is about spy melodrama. It follows the story of spies who lost their identities and went searching for their true selves.
The upcoming drama will be the most anticipated drama for K-drama fans. The drama will unite two top Korean stars and reunite top Korean creators.
Jun Ji Hyun’s Mother-in-Law Approved
Furthermore, as reported by OSEN, Jun Ji Hyun’s mother-in-law, designer Lee Jung Woo, was reportedly excited by the news that her daughter-in-law will work alongside actor Kang Dong Won.
She captured a recent article published by an entertainment media titled “The birth of an all-time union, Jun Ji-hyun X Kang Dong-won, and met with spy melodramas.” And then she posted the captured image on her SNS and adding “My favorite combination! Finally, …”.
Iconic Collaboration between Jun Ji Hyun X Kang Dong
Jun Ji Hyun
Actress Jun Ji Hyun, also known as Gianna Jun, debuted as an actress in 1999. Her first drama debut was White Valentine with Park Shin Yang and Kim Young Ok. Since then, her acting career has taken off, and she has performed in various genres of drama and film.
She has also co-starred with famous actors like Lee Jung Jae, Kim Hye So, Kim So Hyun, Joo Ji Hoon, and Lee Min Ho. Jun Ji Hyun’s popular dramas and movies are My Sassy Girl, Blood: The Last Vampire, The Thieves, Assassination, My Love from the Star, The Legend of the Blue Sea, Kingdom Season 2, and Jirisan.
Kang Dong Won
Meanwhile, model-turned-actor Kang Dong Won debuted as an actor in 2003. His first Korean drama series was Country Princess with Bae Doo Na. He has starred in numerous movies and a few drama series.
He made his first movie, Too Beautiful To Lie, with Kim Ha Neul in 2004. Since then, he has starred in many hit movies with famous actors like Song Kang Ho, Youn Yuh Jung, Song Hye Kyo, Lee Byung Hun, and many more.
Some of Kang Dong Won’s famous movies include Secret Reunion, My Palpitating Life, The Priest, A Violent Prosecutor, Master, Peninsula, and Broker.
The upcoming drama will be the stars’ first collaboration in a drama series. It will also mark Kang Dong Won’s grand comeback to the small screen since Magic in 2004. Meanwhile, it will be Jun Ji Hyun’s comeback drama after Jirisan in 2021.
A Reunion of Writer Jung Seo Kyu and Director Kim Hee Won
Jung Seo Kyu is a genius writer who has created many hit dramas and movies. Some of them include The Handmaiden, Mother, Believer (1), Decision to Leave, and Little Women.
Meanwhile, director Kim Hee Won is renowned as the outstanding director behind hit dramas. Some of them are The Crowned Clown, Vincenzo, and Little Women.
These two female geniuses are already generating anticipation for their upcoming drama. Moreover, the drama series will begin filming once the casting is finalized.
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