Just a week after posting about Park Shin Hye heading overseas for a CF event and musing about her acting plans for 2018, news is out that the actress has been offered the leading lady role in the upcoming drama penned by the screenwriter Kang Eun Kyung who most recently wrote the hit Romantic Doctor, Teacher Kim. Kang Eun Kyung has a huge resume beyond that drama, having written What Up with My Family, Gu Family Book, Man of Honor, and even earlier Hotelier.
The drama tentatively titled Yeowoo Gaksibyeol is a romance about a girl who lost her dad when she wad 18 years old when her dad sacrificed his life to save another person. She lost her financial support and air and learned to live independently. She met this perfect seeming man who suffered a trauma in an accident and together they experience Seoul living through the arts, music, and food, all while healing each other and falling in love. The drama will be directed by the PD of A Gentleman’s Dignity and Gu Family Book.