Goblin KDrama will be debuting this holiday season, much to the anticipation of Gong Yoo?s fans. Now, teasers have revealed that the lead cast member will be acting alongside BTOB?s Yook Sung Jae.
Yook Sung Jae?s role
Promotional materials for the upcoming TVN series showed the singer-actor in character.
The 21-year-old will reportedly portray a rich bachelor named Yook Deok Hwa in Goblin KDrama. He is the third-generation heir of a major conglomerate and eldest grandson of the family patriarch.
Yook Sung Jae?s Goblin KDrama teasers showed him donning a gold suit. He looked slightly arrogant while flaunting his wealth and handsome looks.
According to Soompi, his successful family is mysteriously connected to the titular goblin portrayed by Gong Yoo. There have been little details about the show?s plot, but insiders claim that Yook Sung Jae will eventually work for the Train to Busan star.
The young celebrity will play a wealthy scion in the show. Contrary to his character, staff members shared that he is very easy to work with.
Production personnel said that they were surprised with the boyband member?s cheerful attitude. Yook Sung Jae was also described as a hardworking cast member who kept asking the director for tips.
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?Yook Sungjae was the perfect fit for Yoo Deok Hwa, the goblin?s vassal,? a show insider said. The source added that he was able to mix being overconfident with being comedic and warm.
?He is a very refreshing character next to Gong Yoo?s immortal goblin,? the insider added.
Other Goblin KDrama cast members include Lee Dong Wook, Kim Go Eun, Yoo In Na and a lot more. There will also be cameo roles by celebrities such as Kim So Hyun and Kwak Dong Yeon.
Written by Kim Eun Sook and directed by Lee Eung Bok, the series premiere will be on Dec. 2 at TVN.
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