Actress Lee Na-young
will join singer and actor Rain in the highly anticipated drama "The Fugitive Plan B
" ("Domangja s1. Plan B", working title).
Created by hit drama making team Kwak Jeong-hwan
and writer Cheon Seong-il
, the new series will be filmed in various cities, including Seoul, Busan, Tokyo, Shanghai and Hong Kong and involve the thrilling plot of chasing a fugitive. "Domangja" means fugitive in Korean.
"We are looking forward to the drama as it has a great script and a refreshing and charming female character. We believe it will turn out to be a very wellmade drama", an official from Lee's agency Key Easy said Wednesday.
Lee will play Jinny, who gets tangled up with the fugitive Jiwoo, played by Rain
. Jinny approaches Ji-woo to solve a case, and she eventually finds herself developing feelings for him.
This is the first drama for Lee in six years and the first in five for Rain. Lee appeared in the movie "Lady Daddy
" last year. Her last drama was "Ireland"
opposite Hyeon Bin
Making her debut in 1998 as a model in a t.v. commercial, she has appeared in various dramas and movies including "KAIST
" (2000, SBS) "Maundy Thursday" ("Our Happy Time
", 2006) and "Someone Special
" (2004). Besides acting, she is also famous for being in numerous commercials, including some for electronics, drinks and cosmetics.
The new soap "The Fugitive Plan B
" will start filming mid-June and airing is scheduled for August on KBS.