Park Ji Hoon to make comeback with his new webtoon based drama.
Earlier today, a source from Park Ji Hoon’s agency Maroo Entertainment reported that, “Park Ji Hoon has been cast as the lead of wavve’s original drama ‘Weak Hero,’ which is slated to air in the second half of this year.”
“Weak Hero” is a webtoon based drama of the same name. It will tell the story of Yeon Si Eun, a model student in the top 1 per cent who appears weak on the outside, as he matures while fighting against the violence that unfolds at and outside of school.
Park Ji Hoon will be playing the leading role of Yeon Si Eun. Although he is naturally frail, he uses his brain to win his battles and eventually dominate the school. Already showing great similarities with the original webtoon character, Park Ji Hoon will showcase a new type of school drama through his unique portrayal in “Weak Hero.”
Previously, Park Ji Hoon was impressed with his various roles in “Flower Crew: Joseon Marriage Agency,” “Love Revolution,” and “At a Distance Spring is Green.” Having already starred in school dramas, viewers are highly anticipating Park Ji Hoon’s upcoming transformation through “Weak Hero.”
“Weak Hero” will begin filming with the goal of premiering in the second half of this year.