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The popular teen webtoon “Love Revolution” is adapted into a drama. It is one more drama to be adapted from webtoon this year (check the dramas based on webtoon confirmed and announced for 2020).
Park JiHoon confirmed that he will take the lead role in the drama. The acting-dol debuted as a child actor and have acted in some dramas until 2011. After the beginning of his solo activities following the disbandment of Wanna One, he acted as one of the lead roles in “Flower Crew: Joseon Marriage Agency”. He impressed with his good acting. MAY is excited at the news of his casting. Fans of the webtoon also noticed several common points between the actor and character.
Lee RuBy was confirmed as the lead actress. She is a rookie actress of King Kong by Starship born in 2000. She debuted in “Memorist” (2020). “Love Revolution” will be her first lead role.
THE BOYZ’s YoungHoon confirmed for the sub-male character. He is making his acting debut.
The filming will start in June and they are planning to air the drama in the second half of the year.
Here is more information.
We will keep on updating, so stay tuned.
- Title: Love Revolution/Yeonaehyeokmyeong/연애혁명
- Director: –
- Writer: – by Lee YongKa
- Network: –
- Runtime: Second half of 2020
- # of Episodes: 30 episodes of 20 min
- Language: Korean
“Love Revolution” tells the love story of the couple Gong JuYoung and Wang JaRim while depicting realistically the teen’s lives with their love, friendship, study, and dream.
Park JiHoon as Gong JuYoung
He is a 17-year-old high school student with aegyo, loyalty, good personality, dance and singing skills, and handsome looks. He is the cutest boy in the world.
He fell in love with Wang JaRim at first sight. He is a straight-forward lover who expresses his endless love. It is hard to find someone with such a pure heart. His days start with Wang JaRim and end with her.
THE BOYZ‘s YoungHoon as Lee KyungWoo
He has been JuYoung’s best friend for 10 years. He is a popular student with chic vibes but he jokes around and is friendly. He is a 17-year-old high school student who at the difference of his cold and sharp appearance, has a hot temperament. He knows how to fight and likes games.
Lee RuBy as Wang JaRim
She is the high school student loved by JuYoung.
Teaser & Posters
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About the Webtoon
“Love Revolution” is a popular webtoon in Korea that started in 2013 written by Lee YongKa.
According to the webtoon:
Gong JuYoung is a 17-year-old boy. He has a lot of aegyos, likes to express his love, and likes to do surprise events.
Wang JaRim is a pretty high school girl who is looking cold. She is tsundere who hates surprise events.
Lee KyungWoo fights a lot with Gong JuYoung and he is a bit of a gangster (he smokes, rides motorbikes, etc). He also likes to joke around.
“Love Revolution” Webtoon