Lee Do Hyun in talks to star opposite Song Hye Kyo in the upcoming suspense drama ‘The Glory’

Lee Do Hyun has been cast opposite Song Hye Kyo in ‘The Glory’ and is currently reviewing the offer.

Updated on Nov 30, 2021   |  02:04 PM IST  |  204K
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On October 13th, Lee Do Hyun's agency, Yuehua Entertainment Korea, told Edaily, "Lee Do Hyun received an offer to play the male lead in 'The Glory' and is considering it." Song Hye Kyo, who previously showed synergy with writer Kim Eun Sook in the hit 'Descendants of the Sun', confirmed her appearance as the female lead.

'The Glory', written by Kim Eun Seok, is a revenge drama that follows Dong Eun (Song Hye Kyo), a student with a lot of potential to become an architect but is never able to as she leaves her school after experience brutal violence from her peers. Years later, she becomes a teacher in hopes to take revenge on the perpetrator's child who is in her class and thus begins her story of revenge for all the bloodshed and broken dreams she suffered over the years. Lee Do Hyun is being considered for the role of a wallflower or the black sheep son belonging to wealthy family and does everything in his power to help Dong Eun take the revenge she needs.

Lee Do Hyun and Song Hye Kyo are currently busy with their own projects. Lee Do Hyun is starring opposite Im Soo Jung in the school drama ‘Melancholia’ as the math genius Baek Seung Yoo, who is a guy of few words who is a voluntary outsider and enjoys taking photos with a DSLR camera. Although ranked last place at his high school, he actually dominated math Olympiads when he was younger, entered the Massachusetts Institute of Technology at age 10, and dropped out at age 12.

Song Hye Kyo is starring opposite Jang Ki Yong in the SBS series ‘Now, We’re Breaking Up’ as Ha Young Eun, a manager of the design team at a fashion label who is a trendy and intelligent realist. The first episode is set to release on November 12. 

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