Actress Gong Hyojin and Actor So Jisub are likely to act in the same drama series. According to an April 9 announcement by SBS, though they have not concluded a contract yet, it is almost certain that the two will play main characters in The Lord’s Sun (written by Hong Jung Eun and Hong Mi Ran, directed by Jin Hyuk), which is to be aired on SBS starting in late July.
The Lord’s Sun is combination of horror and romantic comedy, targeting the summer season. The story is about a woman who sees ghosts and a man sticks by her side.
Moon Suk Hwan, the president of the production company Bonfactory, has told Star News, “Gong Hyojin and So Jisub are getting positive consideration for the leading roles in The Lord’s Sun..
The drama is drawing attention from both inside and outside of the TV drama industry because it is a collaboration between the Hong sisters, who wrote You are Beautiful and My Girlfriend is a Gumiho, and the production company Bonfactory. It is expected to appeal greatly to viewers because of director Jin Hyuk, who also directed Shining Inheritance, and because the lead actors are likely to be Gong Hyojin and So jisub