Actress Lee Da-hae and top Chinese star Joseph Cheng’s drama Love Actually (2012) will start broadcasting in Korea at drama channel CHING.
Lee Da-hae plays the main role Soha, who raises her nephew alone. By coincidence, she starts to work at a Dim sum restaurant as her part time job. Later on, she finds her talents as a chef.
This is her first time to play a main role in Chinese drama. Lee’s casting with Joseph Cheng became an issue. Joseph Cheng is also famous in Korea for Taiwanese drama It Started with a Kiss (2005) and They Kiss again (2007).
Lee Da-hae is known to be one of the leading stars leading Korean wave. She has over 4 million fans at Chinese SNS Weibo. She is also fluent in Chinese as well. From press conference, she answered in Chinese for Chinese local media.
Meanwhile, the first episode of the drama will be aired on Friday August 9.
Credit: Btn News [by Joy Kim], photo by Hyundai Media