After reports came out on July 16 that singer BoA has been cast in her first Korean drama, SM Entertainment stated that it was not confirmed. Now, on July 19 KST, there are new reports that confirm her casting.
BoA will play the lead female role in a special KBS 2TV 2-episode drama “Expect Dating” (tentative English title). She will act opposite Choi Daniel.
“Expect Dating” will frankly portray the love lives of people in their 20s and 30s with humor and sincerity. BoA will play the character of Joo Yeon Ae, who has the bad luck of only dating” bad guys.”
“Expect Dating” PD, Lee Eun Jin, stated, “I’ve been charmed by BoA’s serious passion and her strong will to do her best in the drama. I am looking forward to seeing BoA as an actor. I think we will be able to see a new side of BoA as an actor.”
“Expect Dating” is expected to air in September.