According to multiple broadcasting officials, Jo Jung Suk is positively reviewing the historical melodrama “Sejak” by the writer Kim Seok Deok, who wrote the tvN drama “The Man Who Became King”. Later, a source from the agency confirmed the actor had received the casting offer and is currently reviewing it.
“Sejak” deals with the cruel love story of King Yi In, who is on the brink of a political power struggle with royal authority, and Kang Hee Soo, who tries to seduce him for revenge but ends up being enchanted.
Jo Jung Suk is in talks to play the role of King Yi In, who is stained with stigma and will show a new side of himself.
In another report during the day, it was also revealed that Shin Se Kyung was offered the leading female role, her agency EDAM told news outlet she’s received the script and is currently reviewing the work.
Shin Se Kyung was offered the role of Kang Hee Soo, who tries to seduce Yi In for revenge but is rather enchanted by him.