UPDATE: As of September 17th, it was confirmed that actress Jung Eugene will also join the cast ensemble of ‘Sul Kang Hwa: Snowdrop’ (literal title). Jung Eugene started her career as a model-turned-actress in YG Entertainment before moving to her current agency. She’s known for appearing in dramas such as ‘W’, ‘Something in the Rain’ and ‘Still 17’.
Additionally, Yoo Inna has reportedly received a casting offer for a new drama!
In response to the report, her agency YG Entertainment clarified, “It is true that she received an offer for the drama, but her appearance has not been confirmed.”
BLACKPINK’s Jisoo, Kim Hyeyoon, Jang Seungjo and Jung Euguen are currently confirmed to star in “Snowdrop,” while Jung Hae In is in talks.
Led by director Jo Hyun Tak and screenwriter Yoo Hyun Mi, who previously worked together on the hit drama “SKY Castle,” “Snowdrop” is scheduled to start filming this year for a 2021 premiere.
BLACKPINK’s Jisoo is starring in a drama!
On August 18, MyDaily reported that Jisoo was cast as the female lead in the upcoming drama “Snowdrop” (tentative title) that is under discussion to air on JTBC.
Following the report, a source from YG Entertainment confirmed, “It is true that Jisoo is starring in the new drama ‘Snowdrop.’”
Jisoo will be joined by Kim Hyeyoon, who skyrocketed to fame through her role in JTBC’s “SKY Castle,” and Jang Seungjo from Encounter and Familiar Wife as leads. Jung Haein is also in talks to play a lead role in the said drama.
The drama will be written by Yoo Hyunmi and directed by Jo Hyuntak. The screenwriter and director previously joined hands to create the hit drama “SKY Castle.”
Jisoo is taking her first leading role through “Snowdrop.” Prior to her debut, she made a cameo appearance in KBS 2TV’s “The Producers,” and last year, she appeared in tvN’s “Arthdal Chronicles” as Song Joongki‘s character Sa Ya’s old first love Sae Narae.