AOA Seolhyun and Jang Hyuk have been added to the highly anticipated upcoming historical drama “My Country.”
Seolhyun is taking on the role of Han Hee Jae, she is an intelligent woman, she is baffled by the corruption and filth plaguing the country. She teams up with Seo Hwi (Yang Se Jong) and Nam Sun Ho (Woo Do Hwan), and the three try to power through the difficult period ahead of them.
“My Country” is AOA Seolhyun’s first drama in four years; she last appeared in “Orange Marmalade” in 2015.
Jang Hyuk joined the cast; he will play the role of the 3rd king Taejong of Joseon dynasty. The king who is said to have been robbed of his rightful place before he rose to the title of the king.
“My Country” is a historical action story that takes place between the end of the Goryeo Dynasty and the beginning of the Joseon Dynasty. It depicts the desire for power and protection, with people pointing out their sword at each other.
“My Country” will be directed Ki Jin Won who previously worked on many hit dramas such as “The Innocent Man,” and “Just Between Lovers.” It is written by Chae Seung Dae who worked on “Inspiring Generation.”
The drama will air on JTBC in the second half of 2019.