Jang Ki Yong and Jin Ki Joo are starring in a drama together!
On March 23, a source from MBC’s upcoming drama “Come Here and Hug Me” announced that Heo Joon Ho, Jang Ki Yong, and Jin Ki Joo have been confirmed as leads. The three actors will begin filming soon.
The new series is about a man and a woman whose fates crisscross following a murder incident that leaves them both emotionally scarred. Jang Ki Yong
will be playing the role of a detective who graduated from police university. He’s described as cheerful and optimistic, and his sense of justice is so exceptional that he stands out sharply, like an awl. Jin Ki Joo
's character is a woman who dreams of becoming an actress like her mother, and though she endures a horrific incident, she overcomes it and becomes an actress.
“Come Here and Hug Me” is scheduled to air in mid-May after “Let's Hold Hands and Watch the Sunset” comes to and.Sources: Soompi/Herald Pop | Dramabeans/Hankook Ilbo/IS PlusOriginally casting reports had Nam Joo Hyuk and Suzy up for the roles. They (obviously) declined and it looks like production went for some newer actors.