Hospital Playlist's Shin Hyun-bin joins Vincenzo's Song Joong-ki in new K-drama
The two stars will be appearing together in fantasy series Chaebol Family’s Youngest Son, which is the literal translation of the title.
It has been confirmed that actress Shin Hyun-bin will be starring alongside Song Joong-ki in the upcoming K-drama series, Chaebol Family’s Youngest Son.
Produced by JTBC, the series is a fantasy drama that delves into the world of a chaebol’s (rich family) secretary, who is reincarnated as the family’s youngest son.
Song had previously been confirmed to play Yong Hyun-woo, the Sunyang Group Family’s loyal secretary who dies after being framed for embezzlement. He is reborn as the family’s youngest son Jin Do-joon, who then aims to exact revenge by working to take over the company.
The newly cast Shin will be playing the role of prosecutor Seo Min-young who works in an anti-corruption department. Her character has been described as someone willing to break the law in order to serve justice. Seo crosses paths with Jin in the process of tracking down the family’s illegal practices of inheritance.
Lee Sung-min is another confirmed cast member. He will be starring as Jin Yang-chul, the head of Sunyang Group. He is best known for his acclaimed role in 2018 espionage film, The Spy Gone North.
It’s also been reported that singer Tiffany Young has been offered a role in the drama, which she has yet to accept.
The highly anticipated series will be written by Kim Tae-hee and directed by Jung Dae-yoon, whose previous works include hit dramas She Was Pretty and W.
Chaebol Family’s Youngest Son, which is the literal translation of the title, is set to air in 2022.