EXO’s Baekhyun (23) is appearing in a drama for the first time since his debut. An affiliate of the broadcast company has revealed to Sports Daily on the 17th of November that Baekhyun has been cast in a drama “Moon Lover”, a remake of the Chinese hit drama “Scarlet Heart“.

Baekhyun will take the role of one of the princes in the story. Previously, Lee Joonki and Kang Haneul have been confirmed as fellow prince cast members [..]

Casting for the main roles has been finished, and the drama will go into production as soon as casting of supporting actors is wrapped up.  The director is Kim Gyutae, whose precious productions include “That Winter, The Wind Blows” and “It’s Okay, It’s Love”. Broadcast will begin in the first half of next year.

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p.s. additional info:

  • Investment of 15 billion won, 1/2 funded by Universal Studios
  • 100% pre-recording before simultaneous broadcast in various countries
  • according to script writer Baekhyun will play 10th Prince