‘Secret Love Affair’ First Script Reading, More Cast Added
Yoo Ah In’s upcoming drama ‘Secret Love Affair’ (‘Love Affair’) just had its first script reading in Seoul recently.
After two real pianists Shin Ji Ho and Jin Bora were added into the casting assemble, it was then revealed on the script reading session, that senior actor Kim Chang Wan (You Who Came From The Stars) joins the drama as well. Ooh love him!
This will be a reunion for ‘Antique Bakery’ actors: Yoo Ah In, Park Hyuk Kwon and Kim Chang Wan all played together in this 2008 movie. And ‘Secret Affair’ will be their first drama together.
Producer Ahn Pan Seok and writer Jung Sung Joo led the script reading. Kim Hee Ae, Yoo Ah In, Shim Hye Jin, Park Hyuk Kwon, Kim Hye Eun, Kyung Soo Jin, Kim Chang Wan, Shin Ji Ho, Jin Bora, and other staff attended.
Insiders reported, the cast and staff met for the first time on this day. However they made friends quickly. They applauded each other and started off with a cheery atmosphere.
Kim Hee Ae takes on the role of Oh Hye Won, a successful career woman who lives a dry life. She managed to read her script in a calm voice which suited her character.
Yoo Ah In was cozy in his casual outfit. Sometimes he smiled as he read in the role of Lee Seon Jae, and the other times looked serious while staring at Kim Hee Ae. He went back and forth the character of an ordinary youth in his 20s and a genius pianist.
The other casts also did their parts and they all seemed to be synchronized with their roles very well. Park Hyuk Kwon was even funny and made everyone laugh.
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Netizens respond the news with delight, anticipating for the 19 years age gap romance from Kim Hee Ae, touted as the “wanna be” role model for young females, and Yoo Ah In, one of the “hot guys” icon in Korea.
“Love Affair – 2014” is an affectionate romantic story about a woman in her 40s who feels for the future and an innocent, brilliant pianist. To be aired in March after “Can We Love??”