Penthouse star Kim Young-dae has dropped out of the upcoming KBS2 drama School 2021.
In May, Kim Young-dae was confirmed as a lead star of the eighth installment of KBS’s well-liked School collection. However, his company Outer Korea revealed that the actor has now determined to depart the drama. According to trade sources, Kim felt through the course of script studying classes that the character was completely different from the function initially provided to him.
School 2021 will chronicle the desires and friendships of youth who select a special path in life than showing within the school entrance exams. Post Kim’s departure, School 2021 will now seek for a brand new lead actor to affix the remaining leading cast—WEi’s Kim Yo-han (A Love So Beautiful), Jo Yi-hyun (Hospital Playlist 2), and Hwang Bo-reum-byeol (Can I Step In?). It can be directed by Kim Min-tae (The Witch at Court, Cheat on Me If You Can) and is about to air within the latter half of the yr.
In one other replace, Kim’s company revealed that he has obtained one other provide, this time, to star within the upcoming tvN drama Shooting Star (literal title), for which Lee Sung-kyung (Dr. Romantic 2) can also be being courted.
Shooting Star can be set within the behind-the-scenes world of the leisure trade. It will concentrate on individuals like managers, PR groups, and reporters, who work laborious away from the limelight to make stars shine brighter. The present can be directed by Lee Soo-hyun, who has labored on Find Me in Your Memory (2020), Awaken (2020–2021), and The Witch’s Diner (2021). The script has been penned by Choi Young-woo.
Kim Young-dae has been provided the function of Gong Tae-sung, an A-list star who is understood for filming a legendary drama scene. Despite being well-liked, Gong Tae-sung has managed to evade gossip and scandals throughout his decade-long profession. He is described as luminous with a powerful aura and well mannered exterior, behind which he hides an sudden persona.
Kim Young-dae is presently showing in SBS’s Penthouse 3.