Once again, Davichi’s Kang Min Kyung is becoming an actress and is to be in the cast of KBS 2’s Haeundae Couples (written by Hwang Eun Kyung, directed by Song Hyun Wook).
On June 27 a staff member of the KBS Drama Department said in an interview with Starnews, “Kang Min Kyung has been cast in Haeundae Couples. She made it to the first script reading on the 25th.
Her looks and demeanor are very much like her character in the series. We’re already looking forward to her in this new role.”
Kang plays a hotel secretary named Hwang Joo Hee who has also been a friend of Ko Sora’s (played by Jo Yeo Jung) since high school. Hwang is a modern woman who is aware of her beauty and pours half of her income into adorning herself.
In addition, her character is to have a crush on an elite lawyer named Choi Joon Hyuk (played by Jung Suk Won), who is also the vice-president of the hotel.
The series is a romantic comedy and will be shot on location in Busan. The story begins when a former gang member’s daughter Ko Sora runs into the best Seoul district attorney, Lee Tae Sung (played by Kim Kang Woo). Haeundae Couples will start airing on August 13 as a follow-up series to Big (written by Hone Jung Eun and Hong Mi Ran, directed by Ji Byung Hun and Kim Sung Yoon).