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BIGBANG’s T.O.P Confirmed to Star in New Korean-Japanese Drama with Ueno Juri
T.O.P will be making his comeback to the small screen, as he is confirmed to star in the joint drama of South Korea and Japan.
It has been announced on March 31 that Korea’s CJ E&M will be cooperating with Japan’s Amuse Inc. to produce a drama, featuring the BIGBANG member who will act alongside Japanese actress Ueno Juri.
The drama which has not yet been given a title, is revealed to tell a story of Woo Hyun (played by T.O.P) and Haruka (starred by Ueno Juri). The two try to find their new halves to be in a relationship with after experiencing pains from their first love.
Lee Seung Hoon, the PD of CJ E&M, shared, “After a year of planning, we′re finally going into production. From the beginning of the planning process, we had T.O.P and Ueno Juri in mind, so we′re very happy to be able to work with them. As it is a project with top stars from both Korea and Japan, we′ll create a content that will be enjoyable to many people.”
The drama is set to air in the second half of 2015.