Jang Ki-yong has been courted to headline the tvN drama Record Of Youth opposite Park So-dam (Cinderella And Four Knights), who is also still in talks to do the project. The two actors previously worked together in the 2016 drama Beautiful Mind.
Record Of Youth is a coming-of-age youth drama set in the world of the modeling industry. It will be directed by Ahn Gil-ho, whose TV credits include Watcher, Memories of the Alhambra, and Secret Forest. Ha Myung-hee, who penned Temperature of Love and Doctors, is in charge of the screenplay.
Park So-dam has been offered the role of a struggling model who dreams of becoming an actress. On the other hand, Jang Ki-yong’s potential role in the drama is yet unknown.
Jang Ki-yong made his acting debut in It’s Okay That’s Love (2014). Since then, he appeared in various dramas like Beautiful Mind, The Liar And His Lover (2017), Go Back Couple (2017) and My Mister (2018), before landing his first lead role in Come and Hug Me (2018), for which he won Best New Actor at the 55th Baeksang Arts Awards.