It’s recently been announced that Ji Chang Wook (34) and Kim Yoo Jung (22) have been cast for a new romance drama called Convenience Store Morning Star.
This news is gaining overwhelming attention due to the popularity of both Ji Chang Wook and Kim Yoo Jung as actors, as well as their 12-year age difference.
Despite the large age gap, the two actors are expected to show off their romantic chemistry on screen.
Ji Chang Wook will be playing the convenience store manager, Choi Dae Hyun while Kim Yoo Jung will be playing the part-timer, Jung Saet Byul.
Ji Chang Wook first took off with 2014 drama Empress Ki and then proceeded to take the drama world by storm with Healer, The K2, Suspicious Partner, and Melting Me Softly.
As for Kim Yoo Jung, she debuted as a successful child actress in works such as Dong Yi and Love in the Moonlight, while growing up into a mature, adult actress.
With the original comic version setting high viewership records in the tens of millions, there’s a lot of anticipation for what the drama will bring.