The highly anticipated KBS 2TV drama ‘The Producer‘ starring Kim So Hyun, Gong Hyo Jin, Cha Tae Hyun and IU dropped the first poster and still cuts.
‘The Producer’ is set in the world of variety television, written by Park Ji Eun, the screenwriter of the biggest K-drama hit ‘You From Another Star’, and produced by variety show director Seo Soo Min from ‘Superman Returns’. It’s a four lead drama with Kim So Hyun, Gong Hyo Jin and Cha Tae Hyun playing PDs while IU is a top idol singer.
The poster displays a happy atmosphere among the leads giving the impression of a light and cheerful relationship between them. The first released stills show Cha Tae Hyun as upset producer of a variety show and a tough-looking Gong Hyo Jin wearing a black leather jacket. It seems the network is going in order of age seniority so we can look forward to Kim So Hyun and IU’s characters next.
The story follows the world of variety television. Baek Seung Chan (Kim Soo Hyun) is a law school student who’s love of women drives him to give up law school in order to become an entertainment producer. Ra Joon Mo (Cha Tae Hyun) is a variety show producer with 10 years in the industry without a success, while Tak Ye Jin (Gong Hyo Jin) is PD of music program with 10 years of experience, intelligent and opinionated woman in the male dominated industry of production. Cindy (IU) is a famous vocalist who started training since she was young, while Running Man‘s Kim Jong Kook will play as veteran variety PD.
“The Producer” will première on May 8.