Korean heartthrob Jung Hae In has received yet another offer to lead a new rom-com drama on tvN. This time, the “Snowdrop” actor has the opportunity to collaborate with the creators of “Hometown Cha Cha Cha.” Read on to learn more about this exciting possibility of a potential rom-com drama starring Jung Hae In.
Jung Hae In Possibly Taking the Lead Role in Highly-Anticipated Rom-com
tvN’s New Rom-Com Drama “Mom’s Friend’s Son”
According to an exclusive report from OSEN on November 30, top actor Jung Hae In is currently reviewing an offer to star in tvN’s new drama “Mom’s Friend’s Son” (literal title). FNC Entertainment, Jung Hae-In’s agency, responded to the report by stating,
“Jung Hae In has received a script for tvN’s new drama, “Mom’s Friend’s Son,” and is currently considering the offer.”FNC Entertainment
Following his break after “D.P.” last July, actor Jung Hae In has received numerous offers. Among the offers, the actor most positively discusses the male lead role in “Mom’s Friend’s Son.”
Earlier in October, reports emerged that he had been offered a lead role for a new rom-com titled “Fling and Shopping.” Despite its potential for excitement, the actor politely declined the offer. However, this potential lead role in “Mom’s Friend’s Son” could be his debut lead in a romantic comedy.
Director Yoo Je Won and writer Shin Ha Eun are teaming up once again for the upcoming drama. This exciting collaboration will bring together their exceptional talent and storytelling prowess.
Previously, they collaborated on the successful series “Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha” in 2021, a remake of the movie “Hong Ban-jang” after 17 years. Starring Shin Min-ah and Kim Seon-ho, this heartwarming and therapeutic drama garnered impressive ratings of 12.7% and massive love.
The upcoming drama is all set to start filming in the first half of next year and is gearing up for its highly anticipated premiere in 2024.
Jung Hae In in New Movie and Fan Meeting
Currently, the actor is connecting with fans through his “The 10th Season” fan meeting tour, celebrating his 10th anniversary of his debut. The tour will wrap up with an encore fan meeting in Seoul this December.
Additionally, don’t miss the opportunity to see Jung Hae In in the upcoming movie “12.12: The Day,” also titled “Spring in Seoul.” The movie depicts the events that occurred during the winter of 1979 in Seoul, South Korea. It was a time when martial law was declared, and a coup d’état unfolded. It presents a gripping story of the power struggle between two military commanders, Lee Tae Shin and Chun Doo Kwang. “12.12: The Day” is slated to release in theaters on November 11, 2023.
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