Korean actress Song Hae Gyo will return to the small screen for the first time in four years after being confirmed as the female lead in KBS2TV drama, “The World That They Live In”. Hyun Bin will play her love interest.
Since “Full House” in 2004 with Rain, Song Hae Gyo has not appeared in any dramas but concentrated on making movies like “Blue Alert” and “Hwang-Jini”. The new drama will be directed by Pyo Min Soo and viewers are concerned whether he can replicate his rating success from “Full House”.
And just like SBS drama “On Air”, “The World That They Live In” will also show viewers how television dramas are produced. According to someone from the production team, it will be different from “On Air” which focused more on the lives of directors, cast, etc. “The World That They Live In” however concentrates more on how a drama is being made from start till the end.
Song Hae Gyo plays a female producer who has immense confidence and will play opposite Hyun Bin who is a television producer himself in the drama. The drama will show viewers the conflicts that goes into producing dramas and the tireless work that production staff has to go through. Talented Korean actress Bae Chong Ok has also been confirmed for the drama besides them.
The drama starts filming in June and will be shown in November.