IU, Yeo Jin-goo cast in tvN drama

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IU, Yeo Jin-goo cast in tvN drama

Singer-actor Lee Ji-eun, better known as IU, and actor Yeo Jin-goo have been cast as the lead characters in tvN’s upcoming series “Hotel del Luna.”

According to the cable network, the series will revolve around a special, mysterious hotel that is only visible to ghosts. IU will play the role of Jang Man-wol, a hotel owner who, after committing a big crime, is stuck in the hotel for a long time. Despite her beautiful and elegant appearance, she is actually a greedy, quick-tempered and whimsical woman. Although IU debuted as a singer in 2008, she is also known as an actor through her roles in SBS’s “Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo” (2016) and tvN’s “My Mister” (2018).

Yeo will play the role of Gu Chan-seong, an elite hotelier who is a perfectionist. Although he pretends to be strong and practical on the outside, he is actually a weak-minded man. Yoo, who made his debut as an actor in 2005, recently starred in tvN’s historical series “The Crowned Clown,” which aired its last episode on Monday.

By Yeo Ye-rim

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