by lo_ve, April 4, 2023

Ha Joon will reportedly be the male lead of UEE in the upcoming KBS weekend K-drama Hyo Shim’s Independent Life

On April 4, media outlets reported that Ha Joon will be joining UEE in the upcoming family melodrama. UEE is already confirmed to star in the series. 

Ha Joon's agency Ace Factory then shared their side through the media outlet Daily Sports and revealed that the actor is positively considering the offer to lead the KBS weekend K-drama. 

If Ha Joon confirms his casting, this will be his follow-up project after the 2022 K-drama Missing: The Other Side Season 2. Ha Joon is also set to star in the upcoming series Destined With You and he will work alongside SF9's Rowoon, Jo Bo Ah, Girls Day's Yura, Hyun Bong Sik, and Park Kyung Hye. He will also join the upcoming movie More Painful Than Sadness in a supporting role. 

Ha Joon made his acting debut in 2013 and he has starred in several works such as Who Are You, 3 Days, Six Flying Dragons, Arthdal Chronicles Part 1: The Children of Prophecy, Missing: The Other Side, Bad Prosecutor, The Outlaws, On Your Wedding Day, The Roundup, and more.

Hyo Shim’s Independent Life will reveal the story of a caring filial child named Hyo Shim who has devoted her life to her family and now will escape from them to know more about life. 

The upcoming series will be directed by Kim Hyung Il (The King of Tears, Lee Bang Won) and written by Jo Jung Seon (Father, I’ll Take Care of You). 

Ha Joon got the offer to play the character named Tae Ho. He is the head of the conglomerate group's planing division. 

Hyo Shim’s Independent Life will begin airing in the second half of 2023. It will be the follow-up after The Real Has Come! ends.


Have you seen any K-dramas that Ha Joon starred in?