Jang Geunsuk, Yoona and Jung Jinyoung participate in first script reading session for "Love Rain"
Jang Geunsuk, Girls' Generation's Yoona, Jung Jinyoung and the rest of the cast and crew for upcoming drama "Love Rain" recently participated in the first script reading session. Photos were released by the drama's production team and revealed the actors, along with the director on their first script meeting.
The first reading was based on Jang Geunsuk's character Seojoon meeting Hana, played by Yoona, in Japan. The characters they are playing are the modern generations of their previous characters, Seo Inha and Kim Yoonhee.
Already filming a portion of the drama which was set in the 1970's, it was revealed that Jang Geunsuk and Yoona were able to portray their new roles differently. Jang Geunsuk will now play the role of Seojoon, who is dubbed to be conceited and ill-tempered, compared to his portrayal of Seo Inha who had a calm and caring nature.
Yoona, on the other hand, will now play tough and smart Lee Hana, which was different in her previous role Kim Yoonhee who was shy and timid.
Meanwhile, veteran actor Jung Jinyoung will be the playing the older version of Seo Inha and gained anticipation for his portrayal of the role.
"Love Rain" is directed by famous producer Yoon Sukho and will be aired on KBS on March 26th. It will be based on a love story from the 1970s till the present.
Source: Sports Korea and Hancinema