It’s recently been announced that Ji Chang Wook (34) and Kim Yoo Jung (22) have been cast for a new romance drama called Convenience Store Morning Star.

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This news is gaining overwhelming attention due to the popularity of both Ji Chang Wook and Kim Yoo Jung as actors, as well as their 12-year age difference.

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Despite the large age gap, the two actors are expected to show off their romantic chemistry on screen.

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Ji Chang Wook will be playing the convenience store manager, Choi Dae Hyun while Kim Yoo Jung will be playing the part-timer, Jung Saet Byul.

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Ji Chang Wook first took off with 2014 drama Empress Ki and then proceeded to take the drama world by storm with Healer, The K2, Suspicious Partner, and Melting Me Softly.

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As for Kim Yoo Jung, she debuted as a successful child actress in works such as Dong Yi and Love in the Moonlight, while growing up into a mature, adult actress.

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With the original comic version setting high viewership records in the tens of millions, there’s a lot of anticipation for what the drama will bring.

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