SNSD’s YoonA will play the lead role in the upcoming drama titled ‘Prime Minister is Dating’
Been waiting for a new drama with Girls’ Generation’s YoonA?
Well, the wait is finally over as KBS revealed on October 21st that YoonA has been confirmed to play the lead role in the upcoming drama titled ‘Prime Minister is Dating‘ alongside actor Lee Bumsoo who is twenty years older than YoonA (23).
As hinted by the title, ‘Prime Minister is Dating‘ will be a love story between a country’s prime minister and a young, female reporter who is trying to gather news about him. YoonA will be taking on the role of a 28-year old female reporter, and her opposing role of the youngest prime minister in his 40s, will be played by Lee Bumsoo.
‘Prime Minister is Dating’ was originally planned to air under the title ‘Prime Minister and I’, but through a recent discussion, a title change and extensive story change were decided on. Also, it was known as being a Korean version of the film ‘Sound of Music’, with a story about a prime minister and a private teacher to enters his home. However, the production team and writer decided to draw out the story with emphasis on the prime minister and reporter. ‘Prime Minister is Dating’ will be a family, romantic comedy between a prime minister in his 40s, and a female reporter in her 20s, with a winter background.
They cast are set to film at the end of October, and the drama is scheduled to begin airing in December.