Lee Jong Suk to Lead Romantic Comedy for the First Time!

Sep 28, 2018

Lee Jong Suk to Lead Romantic Comedy for the First Time!
Actor Lee Jong Suk is confirmed to make appearance in a romantic comedy!

On September 28, it was reported that Lee Jong Suk will take the male protagonist role of tvN's upcoming drama 'Romance is a Bonus Book' (tentative title).
Lee Jong Suk'Romance is a Bonus Book' will cover the story of people who work at a publishing company.

This would be Lee Jong Suk's first time starring in a romantic comedy genre since his debut, and also his small screen comeback.
Lee Jong SukIn 'Romance is a Bonus Book', Lee Jong Suk will take the role of youngest editor-in-chief 'Cha Eun-ho'.

'Cha Eun-ho' is a writing prodigy who published his first book in his teenage years, and succeeded in securing his position as a treasure of the literary world.

When at work, he may seem quite frigid and uptight, but he is actually a down-to-earth guy who has a heart of gold not to mention his good looks.
Lee Jong SukLee Jong Suk said, "I have always admired the work of screenwriter Jung Hyun-jung and director Lee Jung-hyo. I'm so delighted that now I have a chance to work with them."

He continued, "I am also thrilled for this challenge since this would be my first time filming a romantic comedy. I think I could show the public a different side of me which they never have a chance to see yet."
Lee Jong SukMeanwhile, 'Romance is a Bonus Book' is expected to be aired in the first half of 2019.

(Kang Eunbee, Credit='jongsuk0206' Instagram)

(SBS Star)