On October 18th, it was officially announced actor Lee Seung Ki will be starring in MBC's new historical, romance drama called Guga Medical Book/Ancient Medical Book. This drama will be directed by Shin Woo-Cheol (Secret Garden, A Gentleman's Dignity, City Hall) along with Kang Eun Kyung (Man of Honor, King of Baking, Kim Tak Goo, Dal Ja's Spring) as a writer of the drama.
Cast: Aside from Lee Seung Ki (King2Hearts, My Girlfriend is a Gumiho, Shining Inheritance) as the male lead, the others are still unknown. However, actress and singer Bae Suzy (Dream High, Big) from Miss A is currently in the spotlight rumored to be his co-star. Suzy revealed she received an invitation asking her to join the cast, but she is still considering the role.
Plot: Nothing big has been revealed about the plot yet. Lee Seung Ki takes on the role of a half human half beast character that resembles a Gumiho (nine-tailed-fox) Isn't it a coincidence to see him switch roles with Shin Min Ah in My Girlfriend is a Gumiho?
This drama will air in early 2013. What are your thoughts on Suzy and Lee Seung Ki? Is this a drama you would like to see? Is it on your list?