Park Shin Hye and Yoon Si Yoon to star in upcoming drama ‘Flower Boy Next Door’
It has been announced that Park Shin Hye and Yoon Si Yoon will star in the upcoming tvN drama, ‘Flower Boy Next Door‘.
tvN confirmed on the 31st, “Yoon Si Yoon and Park Shin Hye have been cast for tvN’s upcoming 2013 Monday-Tuesday drama ‘Flower Boy Next Door’.”
‘Flower Boy Next Door’ will be a 16 episode romantic comedy that features the love story of an ‘urban rapunzel’ Go Dok Mi (played by Park Shin Hye) who gets caught by her the flower boy Enrique (played by Yoon Si Yoon) while sneaking glances at her neighbor.
The producers for the drama stated, “This will show a fresh perspective that hasn’t been seen before and will be an exciting drama. From the start of the drama’s conception, Yoon Si Yoon and Park Shin Hye were the writers’ first choice actors. The collaboration of the top producers and actors, and its interesting story line give it a triple threat that’s worth anticipating.”
‘Flower Boy Next Door’ will premiere on January 7th, 2013.
Yoon Shi Yoon to Return to the Small Screen with Park Shin Hye in ′My Flower Boy Neighbor′
Yoon Shi Yoon will soon be launching his small screen endeavors for 2013.
The actor has been cast for the tvN drama My Flower Boy Neighbor, which is set to premiere in January 2013. He will be playing Enrique Geum in this piece that will continue tvN′s flower boy series started by Flower Boy Ramen Shop and Shut Up: Flower Boy Band.
His partner has been confirmed to be Park Shin Hye.
My Flower Boy Neighbor is based on the webtoon titled I Watch Him Every Day, and will be a 16-episode romantic comedy drama. It is about how Go Dok Mi (Park Shin Hye), a woman who has locked herself up in her ′tower′ to hide from the world, is caught spying on the man living next door by Enrique Geum.
The drama will mark Yoon Shi Yoon′s first return to the Korean small screen in a year, as he has been busy in China and Japan since he last starred in KBS2′s Baker King, Kim Tak Goo and MBC′s Me Too, Flower!. Enrique Geum is a genius creative director, who is good-looking, stylish and bohemian and can′t get enough of soccer. He will form a love line with Go Dok Mi.
Go Dok Mi is a ′city Rapunzel′ who never ventures outdoors, yet has her own set of charms that makes men go weak.
Producer Jo Moon Joo of CJ E&M, in charge of My Neighbor Flower Boy, said, "Yoon Shi Yoon and Park Shin Hye were the no. 1 actors in mind when we first put together this drama. You can look forward to this mix of the best producers and actors, as well as its interesting story."
Shooting will commence mid-November, and its first episode will air on January 7.
Yoon Si Yoon and Park Shin Hye are cast in the lead roles in The Flower Boy Next Door
Yoon Si Yoon and Park Shin Hye will work together in a new drama series.
On October 31, CJ E&M reported that Yoon and Park have recently been cast in the lead roles in tvN’s new drama series The Flower Boy Next Door. Yoon plays the role of Enrique Keum and Park plays the role of Go Dok Mi.
The Flower Boy Next Door is based on the popular cartoon series I Peep At Him Everyday. It’s a romantic comedy drama series. Go Dok Mi peeps at a man next door and gets caught by Enrique Keum.
O Boy Project, a production company of the series, also produced Flower Boy Ramyun Shop and Shut Up: Flower Boy Band. This is the third Flower Boy series that the company produces.
It’s directed by Jung Jung Hwa, who made her directorial debut in the film Sweet Lies and received the Best Picture at the 2009 Fukuoka Film Festival, and written by Kim Eun Jung, who also wrote such films as The Contact, Tell Me Something, Il Mare, and Hello Brother.
Jo Moon Joo, the producer of the series, says, “The Flower Boy Next Door is a new type of romantic comedy drama series that has never been seen. Yoon Si Yoon and Park Shin Hye were the actors we had in mind when we started producing this series. We can assure you that this series will be great because the best crew, actors, and story will create a synergy effect.”
The series will start airing on January 7 next year at 11:00 p.m.
TvN to Launch the Third Installment of Their Flower Boy Drama Series
Great news for fans of “Flower Boy Ramyun Shop” and “Shut Up Flower Boy Band”, the third installment of the Flower Boy series is on its way. tvN announced their plans for “The Flower Boy Next Door.”
Not much has been revealed about the drama except what can be assumed from the title. In a time when people hardly even know who their neighbors are, one girl discovers that a flower boy moves in next door.
A journalist from “Newsen” revealed, “We know that casting is in process. There are some strong ‘Flower Boy’ candidates.”
The official broadcast dates cannot be announced until after the casting is finalized, but tvN is planning for a January debut.
The “Flower Boy” series started in October of last year with “Flower Boy Ramyun Shop.” The drama was about a flower boy and a female college student who run a ramyun restaurant together. Jung Il Woo, Lee Jung Ah, and Lee Ki Woo make up the love triangle in this romantic comedy.
The series continued with “Shut Up Flower Boy Band” about a group of free spirited high school students who learn about friendship and love as they form a band. The cast of Lee Min Ki, Sung Joon, IFINITE’s L, Lee Hyun Jae, Yoo Min Kyu, Kim Min Suk, and Jo Bo Ah fill this energetic drama with eye candy.
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