The lead vocalist of NCT Doyoung is returning to acting with a new drama, ‘To X Who Doesn’t Love Me’ (literal translation). Han Ji Hyo, who recently gained fame with her exotic guest role in ‘Work Later, Drink Now,’ will join Doyoung in the drama as the female lead. The upcoming TVING romance fantasy drama is highly anticipated because of its unusual yet exciting plot. Moreover, fans are religiously waiting to see Doyoung playing a lead role in a romance -fantasy Kdrama.
‘To X Who Doesn’t Love Me’ announced their leading cast members this Monday. Moreover, the video streaming service also shared plot details with the audience. SM Entertainment also confirmed the news with an official statement regarding Doyoung’s new drama in response to the information.
Fans are already excited to see him in a romance drama. Also, viewers are cheering on seeing him as a male lead. Doyoung has earned thousands of fans due to his beautiful vocals. Now, it’s time for him to turn into a lover boy alongside Han Ji Hyo. On the other hand, Han Ji Hyo is known for her role in High! Touch. Plus, she has made guest appearances in hit dramas like Hospital Playlist 2 and You Raise Me Up.
NCT Doyoung and Han Ji Hyo To Star In New TVING Romance Drama
On February 21, SM Entertainment confirmed that the NCT member, Kim Doyoung, will star in an upcoming TVING fantasy drama. Joining him in the lead role is Han Ji Hyo.
‘To X Who Doesn’t Love Me’ will tell the story of a magical notebook that can make anyone fall in love with someone for a month. Doyoung will take on the role of Jung Shi Ha, a college student who was traumatized when he was in middle school. He is the only one who knows about the magical notebook.
Han Ji Hyo will play Seo Hee Soo, Jung Shi Ha’s best friend. She has low self-esteem but changes entirely after finding the notebook. Seo Hee-Soo tries to use the magical notebook to experience a one-month relationship. However, Jung Shi Ha gets worried after knowing Seo Hee Soo’s unusual wish.
The plot of ‘To X Who Doesn’t Love Me’ is definitely exciting and sounds appealing to the Kdrama enthusiasts. Ko Jae Hong of ‘Handmade Love’ will direct the drama. Meanwhile, Park Sang Hyuk PD of the hit TVING-original variety series ‘Transfer Dating’ and Go Jae Hong PD of ‘It’s Okay To Be Sensitive 2’ will serve as the producers.
‘To X Who Doesn’t Love Me’ Release Date & Cast
NCT’s Doyoung and Han Ji Hyo will be serving as the lead stars of the upcoming TVING drama. As for the release date, ‘To X Who Doesn’t Love Me’ is eyeing for a June release. The network has not yet shared other details regarding the air date, episodes, and other cast members.
But, Doyoung did make a comment on his upcoming role. The singer shared a statement with the fans after the news came out. He said that he is grateful to get another valuable opportunity to act. Thus, he will make sure to do his best and show good things to his fans and people who believe in him.
NCT’s Doyoung made his acting debut with the web series Midnight Cafe 3: The Curious Stalker. He has also participated in several TV shows as a Kpop boy group NCT member. The group’s main vocalist is also a part of its subunits: NCT 127 and NCT U. Furthermore, you can hear his beautiful vocals soon in the upcoming Kdrama Soundtrack #1.
Han Ji Hyo, who will take on the female lead role, is a budding actress who made her debut in 2019 with Real: Time: Love. She has since then appeared in various dramas like Pop Out Boy, Work Later, Drink Now, High! Touch, Crash! Insignificant Roommates, and more.
TVING is yet to announce more details on the drama. Now with the leads finalized, we can look forward to getting more information on To X Who Doesn’t Love Me.
In the meantime, watch Doyoung in Midnight Cafe 3: The Curious Stalker.