Son Ye Jin gives the lead in Princess Pyeonggang series a pass; Kim So Hyun confirmed for historical K drama

Updated on Oct 06, 2020 10:16 AM IST  |  5.7M
   
Son Ye Jin gives the lead in Princess Pyeonggang series a pass; Kim So Hyun confirmed for historical K drama
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It was previously reported that Crash Landing On You star Son Ye Jin was in the talks to play the lead on a drama focusing on the story of Princess Pyeonggang. However, it seems like the actress has turned down the offer. Instead, the drama series has roped in Kim So Hyun to essay the lead role. That's not all. The latest update also revealed the new name of the series. According to Soompi, the show has changed its name from Cut by the Heart to River Where the Moon Rises. 

The casting of Kim So Hyun was also confirmed by the publication. Kim So Hyun will essay the role of an ambitious woman, who is also the daughter of a King Pyeongwon of Goguryeo Kingdom. She dreams of becoming the first woman to lead the country. But she crosses paths with On Dal, the fool, who resides in the mountains with his mother and life changes for the princess. 

While the main female lead has been roped in, the makers are yet to finalise the main lead. Kang Ha Neul was in talks for the role. However, his schedule did not allow him to take up the lead. Instead, the actor opted to be associated with the project in a supporting role. Check out the deets of his role here: Kang Ha Neul confirmed for Pyeonggang, Cut to the Heart but NOT as the lead; Son Ye Jin still in talks

The drama is penned by Han Ji Hoon who has worked on projects like Temptation wheres Yoon Sang Ho of King Maker: The Change of Destiny is helming the drama. 

Stay tuned to Pinkvilla for more updates. 

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Anonymous : Kim So Hyun!!!!!!
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Anonymous : Our queen is back... Sso.. ❤️❤️❤️
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