Korean Remake Of Jane The Virgin Confirm Main Cast + My ID Is Gangnam Beauty Actress Im Soo Hyang To Play Lead Role

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K-drama fans are excited to find out that the cast for the Korean remake of the popular American romantic comedy-drama television show Jane The Virgin has been confirmed.

On October 6, Y Tree Company released the news that the romantic comedy-drama Starting Today, We will be decorated by colorful names in the industry of Korean drama.

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My ID Is Gangnam Beauty Actress Im Soo Hyang Plays Lead Role In Korean Remake Of Jane The Virgin

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Im Soo Hyang will portray the character of Oh Woo Ri, an assistant writer who works on a makjang drama— a drama with lots of plot twists. Oh Woo Ri is an independent woman who unexpectedly embraces pregnancy. The My ID Is Gangnam Beauty star is expected to perform her lovely charm and stable acting skills through this upcoming Kdrama.

Sung Hoon will join the New Tales Of Gisaeng actress. He will play the character of Raphael, the head of a cosmetics company and the biological father of Oh Woo Ri's child. Raphael has a cold and chic personality but is a romanticist deep inside who is eager to find his true love and happiness.


Shin Dong Wook will also join the cast as Lee Kang Jae, a detective under the violent crimes department. Lee Kang Jae has a soft and kind charm and is the boyfriend of Oh Woo Ri.

In addition, Hong Ji Yoon will play Lee Ma Ri, a woman who lives her life filled with fake things except her beauty. Lee Ma Ri is also a calculative character who intentionally approaches Raphael and hopes to marry him.

Jane The Virgin Korean Remake Release Date

Starting Today, We, the Korean remake of Jane The Virgin, has now concluded its script reading and will begin filming soon. The Kdrama is directed by Jung Jung Hwa and written by Jang Ah Mi. It is expected to be released sometime in 2022.