South Korean pop group EXO’s member Xiumin is reportedly returning to star in a new drama titled Sajangdol Mart (romanized title). In response to reports of Xiumin’s casting in the drama, SM Entertainment confirmed, “Xiumin will be leading the new drama ‘Sajangdol Mart.’”
According to Korean media portal Soompi, Sajangdol Mart is a drama that depicts the various stories that unfold as past idol group members gather together to run a supermarket.
The drama will be helmed by producing director (PD) Lee Yoo Yeon and the broadcasting schedule has yet to be confirmed. Xiumin first made his drama debut in 2015 by starring in Falling for Challenge followed by the film Seondal: The Man Who Sells the River.
Recently, Xiumin also announced the upcoming release of his solo debut album Brand New on September 26. The release will make him the seventh member of nine-piece pop band EXO to go solo, following the footsteps of bandmates Baekhyun, Chen, Suho, Lay, Kai and D.O in doing so.