The Love in the Moonlight actor, Park Bo-Gum has been offered to a lead role in the upcoming tvN drama series “Hwayuki”.
Actor Cha Seung-Won, who also received an offer to play a co-lead character, has yet to confirm as he is still considering the role positively, as well.
“Hwayuki” is a drama series that is based on classic Chinese novel “Journey to the West,” but set in the present day and with a romantic twist. The screenplay will be scripted by Hong Jung-Eun and Hong Mi-Ran.
If Park Bo-Gum accepts role, he will play Son O-Gong (the character of Sun Wukong in original novel “Journey to the West”) and Cha Seung-Won will play King Wooma (Bull Demon King).
“Hwayuki” is tentatively scheduled to air from December, 2017 in South Korea.