2NE1′s Sandara Park and Winner′s Kang Seung Yoon have been cast as the main leads of a new webdrama.
The two will be appearing in the webdrama, We Broke Up (translated), based off the popular Naver webtoon of the same name. The drama is about a campus couple that dated and broke up, but ends up having to live under the same rooftop due to circumstances.
Sandara Park will act as Noh Woo Ri, an alpha woman preparing to get employed, while Kang Seung Yoon will act as Ji Won Young, an indie band vocalist who depends on night shifts at the convenience store to support his passion for music. Sandara Park recently completed the webdrama series, Doctor Ian, receiving praise for her performance, while Kang Seung Yoon was acknowleged for his acting skills in MBC′s High Kick in 2012.
Along with Sandara Park and Kang Seung Yoon, the models of YG K Plus will be transforming into actors. Top model, Kang Seung Hyun will be acting as a career woman in charge of a record label, while top model-turned-actor, Jang Ki Yong will be playing Seo Hyun Woo, a man who likes Woo Ri.
A staff of the webdrama production company stated, “It won′t be a simple love story, but a story that deals with the difficulties of employment as well as other worries that this generation′s youth has to deal with.”
“We′ll work hard to make this a webdrama worth anticipating with the greatest staff and cast.”
The music romance webdrama, We Broke Up will be co-produced by YG K Plus, CJ E&M Digital Studio, and Story Plant. The drama will be directed by Kim Yong Wan, who worked on the webdrama, Love Cells, which gathered more than a million views.
The drama will begin filming in April and broadcast in early June.
Sandara Park and WINNER’s Kang Seung Yoon to Be a Couple in Upcoming Web Drama
Sandara Park, WINNER‘s Kang Seung Yoon, Kang Seung Hyun, and Jang Ki Yong have been casted for CJ E&M‘s upcoming web drama “We Broke Up” (tentative title).
On April 9, a representative from CJ E&M stated, “CJ E&M Digital Studio andYG K-Plus are producing web drama ‘We Broke Up’ as a collaborative project.”
The music romance web drama will be based on a Naver webtoon of the same name. It is a story about a couple who broke up and have to continue living in the same house. The drama will be released through CJ E&M Style Studio,YG Entertainment, and YG K-Plus’ digital platforms.
2NE1‘s Sandara Park will portray Noh Woo Ri who is an optimistic and bright female preparing to get a job. WINNER’s Kang Seung Yoon will act as Ji Won Young who is an indie band vocalist and works part-time jobs all night long. They will be the couple forced to continue living with each other after separating.
Model Kang Seung Hyun will be record producer Yoon Ni Na while model/actor Jang Ki Yong will be Seo Hyun Woo who was classmates with Ji Won Young (Kang Seung Yoon) and Noh Woo Ri (Sandara Park).
The director of successful web drama “Love Cells” Kim Yong Wan will be working on this web drama as well.