Red Velvet’s Yeri will continue her career as an actress with the new fantasy series.
According to SM Entertainment, Yeri (Kim Yerim) will likely become Oh Ha Rin, the female lead in the digital series Blue Birthday.
The new fantasy romance series has the main character revisit the past through mysterious photos left by her first love, who passed away ten years ago. Oh Ha Rin is a pure-hearted girl who jumps into the past without hesitation in the hope of saving her dear friend and crush Ji Seok Joon (Yang Hong Seok).
Yeri shared, “I am thrilled to join Blue Birthday, a new project of Playlist that I have always loved. I will do my best to enjoy every moment of my filming fully. I ask for your support and attention.”
This year, Yeri made her acting debut with Mint Condition, a series of tvN’s Drama Stage Season 4. In it, she took on Hong Chae Ri’s role and received favorable reviews for her energetic performance.
Blue Birthday will have its release this summer.