Actor Seo in talks for ‘Shopping King Louie’Singer-actor Seo In-guk may return to the small screen through the MBC drama series tentatively titled “Shopping King Louie,” according to the 28-year-old’s talent agency, Jelly Fish Entertainment.
Although several local media outlets reported Wednesday morning that Seo had been confirmed to star in the new series, his agency said Seo is currently in the final stages of the discussion.
The upcoming romantic comedy will revolve around Kang Ji-sung, played by Seo, who is the only grandchild of a conglomerate’s CEO. Kang is portrayed as a lonely character who has lost everyone, including his parents and grandmother, and uses shopping to feel less lonely.
Local media outlet TV Report said that actress Nam Ji-hyun and actor Yoon Sang-hyun have confirmed their participation in the series.
Seo is currently starring in the OCN drama “Squad 38.”
BY JIN MIN-JI