On February 3rd, an industry insider revealed that Lee Se Young will be joining KBS’ new drama Love According to Law (literal title). Based on a novel of the same title, the series takes place at ‘Law Café,’ a law firm that runs as a coffee shop. The drama revolves around a rookie entrepreneur who used to be a promising prosecutor and a lawyer who was a beauty pageant contestant.
Lee Se Young will play Kim Yu Ri, a Miss Korea-turned-lawyer. She used to work at a large law firm, but she suddenly leaves her job and opens a café instead. The drama tells an interesting story that follows her and her landlord who later turns out to be her high school friend Jung Ho.
Lee Seung Gi is currently in talks to star in the drama as Jung Ho. The Red Sleeve actress previously worked with him in tvN’s A Korean Odyssey, which was his first drama after �coming back from a long period of military service.
Lee Se Young will be reuniting with director Lee Eun Jin, who has worked with her in Lovers of Music. The drama is scheduled to air in August.
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