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Shin Ye Eun To Star Alongside Kim Myung Soo In Upcoming KBS 2TV Drama

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The actress confirms appearance in the fantasy romantic comedy drama based on a web comic.

Shin Ye Eun will take the female lead role in the drama Welcome (working title) alongside Kim Myung Soo (Infinite’s L).

Shin Ye Eun

Welcome is a fantasy rom-com drama that follows the story of Sol Ah, portrayed by Shin Ye Eun. Sol Ah is a woman in her mid-20’s and works for a visual design company. She is very sociable and dreams of becoming a webtoon artist. Sol Ah is a dog lover and wants to experience everything in life.

One day she brings home and starts living with a cat, Hong Zo, unaware that it is not an ordinary cat. Hong Zo can transform himself into human. Since living with the cat, Sol Ah starts getting entangled with unusual events.

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It was earlier confirmed that Kim Myung Soo will play the role of the cat Hong Zo, the feline that has the ability to turn into human form. Shin Ye Eun said, “It is an honor to appear in the drama Welcome. I’m looking forward to take on the role of Sol Ah, who has full of charms.” The actress added that she will do her best to grow more as an actor and “receive great love from the viewers.”

Shin Ye Eun

Shin Ye Eun previously starred in the A-TEEN web series. Her first lead role was in the fantasy thriller drama He is Psychometric (2019). Meanwhile, Kim Myung Soo’s acting works include MBC’s Emperor: Owner of the Mask (2017), Ms. Hammurabi (2018) and Angel’s Last Mission: Love (2019).

Welcome is based on the web comic Eoseowa (literal translation: Come On) written by Go Ah Ra. Writer Joo Hwa Mi (My Shy Boss, Marriage Not Dating) will write the screenplay and PD Ji Byung Hun (House of Bluebird, Big) will direct the drama adaptation. The series is targeting a March 2020 broadcast date.

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