Bestie singer appears on ‘Mom’Haeryung, a member of the girl group Bestie, made her debut Saturday on the weekend drama series “Mom.”
On the show, the K-pop star plays the role of Joo-hee, an aspiring singer whose love interest, Dae-ryong, is played by actor Na Jong-chan.
“Haeryung and Joo-hee have many things in common,” her agency, YNB Entertainment, said in a statement. “Both of them are bright and outgoing.”
“I’ve been watching the drama series with my family, and I really wanted to play this role,” the singer said. “I felt I could really relate to Joo-hee because I also spent years working to become a singer.”
The four-member girl group Bestie debuted in 2013. Haeryung, however, started her entertainment career in 2008 with the short film “Girl” (2008).
BY SUNG SO-YOUNG