Park Ju Hyun and Chae Jong Hyeop Confirmed to Take the Lead in the New Badminton Drama

Chae Jong Hyeop drama
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Park Ju Hyun and Chae Jong Hyeop will meet in Going to You at a Speed of 493km (literal title).

KBS’s new series Going to You at a Speed of 493km paints out the hot sports romance of a man who lives for badminton and a man who only considers badminton as his job. This new series centers around the passion and love of a business team’s male and female badminton players. It heralds a romance that will spike your heart at the speed of 493km.

Today, the production team confirmed the casting of rising stars Park Ju Hyun and Chae Jong Hyeop.


First, Extracurricular and Mouse actress Park Ju Hyun takes on the role of Park Tae Yang. Park Tae Yang, who has amazing smash skills, used to be a hopeful medalist for the Olympics but suddenly left the world of badminton due to a mysterious incident. After joining the business team, she picked up the badminton racquet for the first time in three years. There, she rekindles her passion once again.

Joining her in the cast is Nevertheless and The Witch’s Diner actor Chae Jong Hyeop as Park Tae Joon. Park Tae Joon dreamt of enjoying a comfortable life after his retirement. But he ends up joining the business team after being laid off from the city hall badminton team. The narrative of Park, who slowly changes after meeting Park Tae Yang, will stimulate viewers’ interest.

Meanwhile, Going to You at a Speed of 493km will premiere in the first half of 2022.


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