After winning hearts in “Snowdrop,” the talented actor Jung Hae In is all set to charm us with his first-ever romantic comedy Kdrama. And that’s not all – this hilarious series comes from none other than the creators of the popular hit “Hometown Cha Cha Cha.” Please continue reading to uncover all the exciting details below.
“Snowdrop” Actor Jung Hae In Embraces His First Romantic Comedy Role in the Upcoming Kdrama!
First Rom-Com Kdrama
“Snowdrop” actor Jung Hae In, known for his previous roles as the second lead in romantic comedies, will finally take the lead in the upcoming tvN K-drama “Mom’s Friend’s Son,” marking his first venture into the romantic comedy genre. The confirmation came from his agency, FNC Entertainment, on December 13.
While the actor has confirmed to take the male lead in the upcoming drama, actress Jung So Min is currently reviewing the offer to take on the female lead role.
“Mom’s Friend’s Son” Synopsis
The storyline of “Mom’s Friend’s Son” revolves around Bae Seok Ryu and Choi Seung Hyo. Bae Seok Ryu is a woman with an unwavering determination to rebuild her life and start anew. Meanwhile, the presence of Choi Seung Hyo, the son of her mom’s friend, uncovers a haunting and dark secret from Bae Seok Ryu’s past.
Jung Hae In’s Role and Character
In “Mom’s Friend’s Son,” the actor In will portray the character of Choi Seung Hyo. He is famous for his talent in architecture, attractive appearance, and excellent personality.
Director Yoo Je Won, known for “Crash Course in Romance,” will helm the series. While writer Shin Ha Eun, known for The “Crowned Clown,” will pen the script. They will come together for this production. Previously, they collaborated successfully on the hit Kdrama “Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha” in 2021.
The release date of the upcoming drama will be in the second half of 2024 and exclusively air on tvN. This upcoming rom-com drama marks Jung Hae In’s first official Kdrama project for the following year.
Jung Hae In‘s Upcoming Movie
Jung Hae In, prior to this, has garnered attention for his role in the popular Netflix original series “D.P. Season 2“ in 2023. Apart from his success on television, he is now set to join the cast of the highly anticipated Korean movie “Veteran 2.” In this film, he will be working alongside acclaimed actors such as Hwang Jung Min, Oh Dal Soo, Jang Yoon Ju, Oh Dae Hwan, and Kim Shi Hoo.
With the potential pairing of Jung Hae In and Jung So Min in new rom-com Kdrama “Mom’s Friend’s Son,” fans are curious to see if they will have good chemistry in this highly anticipated romantic comedy Kdrama.
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