The List of Confirmed Cast for Upcoming Korean Dramas

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The buzz of casting news continues but there is already a list of confirmed cast for some of the most anticipated upcoming dramas.

After much wait ‘Who Are You: School 2015’, ‘Scholar Who Walks the Night’, ‘The Time I Loved You, 7000 Days’, ’Descendants of the Sun’, ‘Warm and Cozy’ and ‘Divorce Layer in Love’ have settled their cast, so you can check who from the actors/actresses are on-board.

school 2015 cast

‘Who Are You: School 2015’ confirmed Kim So Hyun will be playing a pair of twins with different personalities who switch fates. The drama is bringing fresh faces as the other leads are model turned actor Nam Joo Hyuk and BtoB’s Yook Sun Jae.

Scholar Who Walks the Night cast

Is confirmed that Lee Joon Ki will become a vampire in the drama ‘Scholar Who Walks the Night’. His leading lady is still up in the air with the role currently offered to Jin Se Yeon, but the second lead male role is confirmed to be TVXQ’s Changmin. The drama is adaptation of a popular manhwa of the same name telling the romance story of a mysterious vampire and a girl who cross-dresses as a boy.

UPDATE: Young actress Lee Yo Bi is confirmed for the female lead, while actress Kim So Eun will take the supporting role as second female lead thus finalizing the four cast leads.

The Time I Loved You, 7000 Days cast

Ha Ji Won is confirmed as the leading lady for drama ‘The Time I Loved You’, the Korean version of Taiwanese drama ‘In Time with You’. Actor Lee Jin Wook is also confirmed, although last week there were open casting reports about Rain being also offered the role. The drama tells the story of the long friendship between a man and a woman that starts to change to romance.

UPDATE: Breakthrough star actor Yoon Gyun Sang and co-star Lee Joo Seung from ‘Pinnochio’ are confirmed to join as a second lead and Ha Ji Won’s younger brother respectively. INFINITE‘s L will also be joining the cast.

Descendants of the Sun cast

Kim Eun Sook’s drama ’Descendants of the Sun’ confirmed the rumoured lead couple of Song Joong Ki and Song Hye Kyo. Joining them are movie actor Jin Goo and rising actress Kim Ji Won. The drama is sci-fi fantasy telling the love story between an UN’s peacekeeper solder and an army doctor, scheduled to air in the latter half of 2015 around October.

jejudo gatsby cast

After the confirmation of leads Yoo Yeon Seok and Kang Sora for Hong Sister’s drama ‘Warm and Cozy’ (aka ‘Jejudo Gatsby’), the production is bringing fresh faces for the supporting roles with B1A4’s Jinyoung and actress Seo Yi An. The drama follows the story of a man and a woman who move to Jeju Island to start fresh away from the harsh city life.

Divorce Layer in Love cast

Upcoming drama ‘Divorce Layer in Love’ stars Yeon Woo Jin, Jo Yeo Jung, Shim Hyung Tak and Wang Ji Won. The drama will première mid-April and is already dropping sweet promos and character stills. The story follows the story of two co-workers in a law firm that drive each other crazy and have parted ways before because they can’t stand to work together only to be reunited again years later with their roles switched.


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