It is really hard to forget a drama like “The Last Empress”. What an amazing drama it has been! and what an amazing cast it had! The good news is that the cast is already in talks to star in new upcoming Korean dramas which will bring action, revenge, mystery and women success stories with them. They have been offered the new roles which kind of reflects their roles in “The Last Empress”. Let’s have a look.
1. Jang Nara for “V.I.P”
Jang Nara has been offered the role for an upcoming mystery drama V.I.P (literal title) in which if Jang Na ra confirms she would play the role of Na Jung Sun who is a bright and smart working women.
Offer are also out to Lee Sang Yoon (About time) and Lee Chung Ah. So we might get to see them all together.
“VIP” will tell the story of Na Jung Sun who is a bright and smart working women. She is married to Park Sung Joon. The drama will focus on the problems women face in the work environment and how they tackle with those problems.
The drama is set to release in August, 2019.
2. Choi Jin Hyuk for “Justice”
Korean drama “Justice” might have Choi Jin Hyuk as the main lead. The actor is still considering the offer along with the female lead “Nana” (Kill It).
Korean drama “Justice” will tell a revenge story about a man who lost his family. Choi Jin Hyuk might play the role of a talented yet ill-reputed lawyer and Son Hyun Joo that of a CEO of a construction company.
The drama is set to release in July, 2019.
3. Lee Elijah for “Aide”
Oh! I’m excited to see Lee Elijah. She has been my favourite villainess in “The Last Empress“. Lee Elijah has been offered the role in a political drama “Aide” (or Advisor). Shin Min Ah and Lee Jung Jae are already confirmed for the drama.
The drama “Advisor” will tell the story of Jang Tae Joon (Lee Jung Jae) who is a “super” advisor. The drama will show his survival story to becoming a powerful man of the nation. The drama will also show the dark side of politics. Shin Min Ah will take on the role of a lawyer turned politician Kang Sun Young. It is still not clear which role Lee Elijah has been offered.
The drama is set to release in May, 2019 and it will have 2 seasons.
4. Shin Sung Ruk for “Vagabond”
Shin Sung Ruk is confirmed for “Vagabond“. Shin Sung Ruk will star with Bae Suzy and Lee Seung Gi in the drama. He will take on the role of Ki Tae-woong who is the head of the National Intelligence Agency’s information team.
“Vagabond” Korean drama tells the story of Cha Gun (Lee Seung Gi) who wants to be an action star but gets involved in a plane crash investigation and begins to dig up information on the country’s corruption. Go Hae-ri (Bae Suzy) wants to support her family thus she chooses to be a public officer and becomes a black NIS (National Intelligent Service) agent.
The drama is set to release on 8 May, 2019.
So that was all. I hope I can see all of them soon in a drama. Which one are you excited for? As always do let me know in comments! 🙂