Jang Dong Yoon (Just Dance) who was earlier in talks to star in the upcoming historical romantic comedy drama “Mung Bean Chronicles” has now confirmed as the main lead. Kim So Hyun has already confirmed for the female lead. The Korean drama will be based on a webtoon of the same name.
“Mung Bean Chronicles” is a rom-com story set in Joseon Dynasty. Jeon Nok Du (Jang Dong Yoon) who belongs to a noble family runs away from his house due to the burden of marrying a woman his family arranged for him. He then stays in a widow village where he disguises himself as a woman. There he meets Dong Dong Joo (Kim So Hyun) who is unwillingly training to become a gisaeng.
The drama “Mung Bean Chronicles” is expected to release in September, 2019.