The Korean drama scene is buzzing with excitement as Anp Entertainment recently announced the confirmed cast for their upcoming production, “Jeong Nyeoni.” Scheduled to begin filming this September, this highly-anticipated drama promises to take viewers on a nostalgic journey back to the 1950s, immediately after the Korean War.
“Jeong Nyeoni” is adapted from a popular webtoon of the same name and follows the remarkable story of Yoon Jeong Nyeon, a young girl with an extraordinary singing talent. Here’s a glimpse of the cast and what you can expect from this upcoming drama
- Kim Tae Ri as Yoon Jeong Nyeon: Leading the cast is the talented Kim Tae Ri, who takes on the role of Yoon Jeong Nyeon. Born with a voice that can move mountains, Jeong Nyeon embarks on a journey from the coastal city of Mokpo to chase her dreams of becoming a renowned actress in a women’s theater troupe.
- Shin Ye Eun as Heo Young Seo : Shin Ye Eun plays Heo Young Seo, a multi-talented performer with exceptional skills in singing, dancing, and acting. She brings depth to her character as a rival to Yoon Jeong Nyeon, setting the stage for intense competition and personal growth.
- Rami Ran as Kang So Bok : Rami Ran steps into the role of Kang So Bok, the director of the Maeran Women’s Theater Troupe. Known for her cool charisma and commanding personality, Kang So Bok adds an intriguing dynamic to the story.
- Moon So Ri’s Special Appearance : Notably, veteran actress Moon So Ri makes a special appearance as Seo Yong Rye, Yoon Jeong Nyeon’s mother. This character carries the weight of a hidden past as a gifted singer and the challenges of raising her child alone.
While the drama’s exact broadcast platform remains undecided, “Jeong Nyeoni” is expected to hit screens sometime next year. As fans eagerly await this upcoming series, it promises to be a captivating tale of talent, ambition, and growth set against the backdrop of post-war Korea.
Stay tuned for more updates on this exciting drama, and get ready to immerse yourself in the world of “Jeong Nyeoni.” It’s a journey you won’t want to miss!