South Korean actor Kim Young Dae is reportedly in talks to star in new fantasy romance drama titled The Moon that Rises During the Day (literal translation), a new drama adaptation of the hit webtoon of the same name.
According to Korean tabloid Soompi, the actor’s agency clarified that the actor – who has been offered the leading role of Doha – had not yet officially accepted the role, stating, “Kim Young Dae has received a casting offer for ‘The Moon that Rises During the Day’ and is currently in talks.”
As per the report, The Moon that Rises During the Day tells a chilling and heartbreaking love story that spans 1,500 years. Moving back and forth between the past and present, the drama will follow a man for whom time has stopped and a woman who “flows like a river.”
On the work front, Kim Young Dae is best known for the MBC high school drama Extraordinary You. He also appeared in the SBS television series The Penthouse: War In Life and the KBS2 television series Cheat on Me If You Can. Most recently, he starred in tvN drama Shooting Stars alongside Lee Sung Kyung.