On October 28th, a representative from the KBS drama confirmed thatKim Soo Hyun, Taecyeon, and Wooyoung were cast as main characters, and they were currently doing preparations for the drama. This will be Wooyoung’s acting debut.
‘Dream High’ is a joint project by KeyEast’s Bae Yong Joon, JYP Entertainment’s Park Jin Young,and CJ Media.
Bae Yong Joon is set to oversee the overall production of this drama, and Park Jin Young will produce the drama’s music and dance. Bae Yong Joon and Park Jin Young teamed up earlier to host auditions for this drama.
‘Dream High’ is an arts and entertainment school where students face issues and problems. This drama will showcase singing, dancing, acting, and also the true side of the entertainment industry.
The representative also said, “Aside from Kim Soo Hyun, Taecyeon, and Wooyoung, we also plan on having other idols act in the drama.”
Some possible candidates for the female lead include T-ara’s Eunjung, singer IU, and others.
It’s worth noting that miss A’s Suzy has been rumored to be cast in ‘Dream High’ as well. Even though Suzy has a busy schedule with miss A’s follow-up promotions, she is attending acting classes at the same time. Despite her unconfirmed appearance, a representative expressed, “The contract has not been signed yet, but it’s true that Suzy had a meeting with the production crew, and it’s very likely that she will be cast.”
With many idols as main characters already, who else will appear in this drama?
This drama will begin airing on January 3rd, 2011 on KBS2.