ASTRO’s Cha Eun Woo might star in a new webtoon-based drama!
According to media outlet News1 on August 26th, Cha Eun Woo will be the main lead for the upcoming drama “Chicken Gangjeong.” The drama will have 12 episodes.
The idol-actor’s agency Fantagio shared their side and stated that “Chicken Gangjeong” is one of the works that have been proposed to Cha Eun Woo. Nothing has been decided yet.
“Chicken Gangjeong” will be directed by Lee Byung Hun who also helmed the hit movie “Extreme Job” and the dramas “Be Melodramatic” and “Positive Physique.”
The upcoming drama “Chicken Gangjeong” is based on a webtoon of the same name. Other production details and casts of the drama are yet to be announced.
If Cha Eun Woo accepts the offer to star in “Chicken Gangjeong,” this will be his second upcoming drama project. He is set to appear in the tvN drama “Island: Season 1” with Kim Nam Gil and Lee Da Hee. The idol-actor last starred in the 2020 hit drama “True Beauty” with Moon Ga Young, Hwang In Yeop, and Park Yoo Na.
Aside from dramas, Cha Eun Woo will also take part in the upcoming movie “Decibel”. He will be working with Kim Rae Won, Jung Sang Hoon, Park Byung Eun, Lee Jong Suk, and Lee Sang Hee.
Cha Eun Woo made his name known in the acting world with dramas “Hit the Top,” “My ID Is Gangnam Beauty,” “Top Management,” “Rookie Historian Goo Hae Ryung,” and “True Beauty”.
Recently, Cha Eun Woo participated in the music release of his k-pop group, ASTRO. They dropped their eight mini-album titled “Switched On” on August 2. He’s currently busy with idol activities as well as movie filming.