Actor Jo Hyun Jae was recently cast as the lead actor in a Chinese Hunan TV series.
On the 19th, according to Jo’s agency, Jo was cast in the Chinese TV series Rouge Hegemon, which will air in February of next year.
The series will cost around ten billion won to be made and several famous Chinese production crew members were gathered to make the series.
Chinese actress Yangtze will play the lead role and Dany Lee will appear on the series as well.
The production company for the series said, “Jo is very popular among Chinese people who have seen his work online, including the TV series 49 Days and Only You. He has great potential to become a wonderful actor through our series.”
Jo’s agency said, “We decided to appear on the series to be more active in China. Jo started shooting the series in August.”
Jo will return to Korea after he finishes shooting in November.