Korean actor Lee Sang Yun has joined the cast of an upcoming historical drama alongside actress Moon Geun Young.
Lee Sang Yun and Moon Geun Young have been cast to play the main characters in the MBC Monday and Tuesday drama “Goddess of Fire, Jung [working title, translated title].”
“Goddess of Fire, Jung [working title, translated title]” will be on the air in the time slot which currently belongs to “The Gu Family”.
Lee Sang Yun will play the Lord Gwanghae of Joseon who becomes a King of Joseon dynasty, but he is someone who can't relax or be comfortable because of the various threats to his crown. Even though the threats are near his person, he is always full of love for one woman.
Moon Geun Young will play a Joseon dynasty master potter who is respected and admired by other potters. She will play the title role “Yu Jung” who is devoted to the art of pottery.
Moon Geun Young is focusing on analysing her character and is currently said to be practicing pottery making. Since this is her first time acting as a potter, she is trying her best to express the perfect image of potter, according to various Korean media outlets' reports.
The Korean public is showing a high level of interest on how the two will portray the life of the Lord Gwanghae and also the love story in the drama with many Internet users posting expectant comments about the upcoming drama.
MBC Moday and Tuesday drama “Goddess of Fire, Jung [working title, translated title]” will start to air in July as the follow-up to “The Gu Family.”
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