According to a report from SM Entertainment on March 19, Seong Min has been cast in the lead role, Jin Ha, in the Japanese musical Summer Snow. The character loses his parents and takes care of his two younger brothers but lives for the family’s happiness. He is a warmhearted man who has a strong attachment to his family and lover. Seong Min reveals a new side of his talent in the musical.
Summer Snow was aired as a drama about the love of miracles and love for family on the Japanese network TBS in 2000. At that time, it won the award for best picture at the Japanese Academy Awards, and the drama was highly acclaimed for both its cinematic production values and its popularity.
A spokesperson for the agency says: “Seong Min has gained great popularity through Super Junior’s activities in the Japan, and he has previously achieved recognition as a musical actor in Jack the Ripper and Hong Gil Dong.
Summer Snow is supposed to open at Osaka Amagasagaki Hall in April and will run in Tokyo from May.