Actor Lee Jang-woo follows Hyun Bin.
On July 5th, TV Daily reported based on its coverage result.
According to the report, Lee Jang-woo will appear in the musical “Crash Landing on You” (directed by Park Ji-hye), which opens in September. He will play the lead role, North Korean military officer Ri Jeong-hyeok.
Ri Jeong-hyeok (played by Lee Jang-woo) was played by Hyun Bin in the drama version. He is an army captain and the son of North Korea’s General Political Bureau director. He is a character whose life is reversed when he meets Yoon Se-ri, who made an emergency landing in his world.
“Crash Landing on You” recorded the highest viewership rating of 24.1% in the last episode, becoming the highest-rated tvN drama and achieving a successful conclusion. After the end of the work, lead actors Hyun Bin and Son Ye-jin developed into lovers in reality. Recently, they once again became a hot topic as they got married.
Meanwhile, Lee Jang-woo is active in various ways, going back and forth between the screen and the stage. He is strengthening his position on the musical stage by appearing in “A Better Tomorrow” (2020) and “Rebecca” (2021). Fans are looking forward to seeing what another Ri Jeong-hyeok will look like.
“Crash Landing on You” will open on September 16th at COEX Shinhan Card Artium in Samseong-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul.