Kyuhyun nabs lead part in web drama
The 27-year-old’s talent agency, SM Entertainment, revealed on Thursday that “[Kyuhyun] has been cast as the main male character in the web drama “Bongsun Who Will Die If She Falls in Love” (working title).
The upcoming series will be the TV personality’s first appearance as a lead in a drama.
The new drama is penned by screenwriter Moon Ji-young, who is known for drama series such as “Who Are You?” (2013), “I Love Lee Tae-ri” (2012) and “Style” (2009).
Casting for the web drama was recently completed, and the first shooting took place on Thursday. Kyuhyun is playing the role of the youngest manager in a cutting-edge research team.
Kyuhyun debuted in 2006 as a member of Super Junior. He also launched a successful musical theater career. A few of the musicals he has appeared in include “Robin Hood” and “Singin’ in the Rain.” The Hallyu star is also one of the hosts of the popular reality program “Radio Star.”
BY JIN MIN-JI