Rising actor Kang Ha Neul, who is currently starring in Mnet’s “Monstar,” has been confirmed to join the upcoming SBS drama “The Heirs.” He is one of two confirmations announced today; ZE:A’s Park Hyung Sik will also appear in the drama.

Kang Ha Neul’s agency, Sem Company, announced, “Kang Ha Neul has confirmed to be in ‘The Heirs.’ We are in the process of negotiation the details.”

Kang Ha Neul will play the role Lee Hyo Shin, the student president who has both the brains and looks. Lee Hyo Shin comes from a prestigious family; his grandfather was a high-ranking former governmental Minister, his uncle is the President’s chief secretary, and his father is the Public Prosecutor General.

“The Heirs” will center on the love and friendship of high school students in the top tier of society.

Kang Ha Neul joins Lee Min HoPark Shin HyeKim Woo BinChoi Jin Hyuk, f(x)‘s Krystal, ZE:A’s Park Hyung Sik in the Kim Eun Sook penned drama. This star-studded drama is set to air on October 9 of this year. Who’s excited?