Kim Yoo Jung has been confirmed to star alongside Park Bo Gum in upcoming period drama, Moonlight Drawn by Clouds.
The 16-year-old started her acting career in 2004 and has since been part of projects such as Moon Embracing the Sun, where she played the younger version of leading lady Han Ga In’s character, Heo Yeon Woo.
Park Bo Gum was confirmed to headline the drama shortly after he starred in Reply 1988, but the search for his leading lady has seen actresses such as Kim Ji Won (Descendants of the Sun), Kim Go Eun (Cheese in the Trap) and AOA’s Seolhyun (Orange Marmalade) being named as contenders.
Park Bo Gum will play a crown prince, based on historical figure Crown Prince Hyomyeong who passed away at the age of 20 after serving as Regent. Kim Yoo Jung will play the role of a fictional character who cross-dresses as a eunuch of the crown prince.
Moonlight Drawn by Clouds is slated for broadcast in August.
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