With his most recent offer for a brand-new drama, 2 PM’s Lee Jun-ho continues his successful run as an actor. Recently, the actor-turned-idol portrayed King Jeongjo in the fan-favorite sageuk drama The Red Sleeve.
Lee Jun-bond ho’s with Joseon dynasty queen and Royal Noble Consort Uibin Seon won the hearts of many, confirming his status as an actor. Fans will not have to wait long for the actor’s next film.
Lee Jun-ho has not yet accepted the lead role in the forthcoming television drama.
On June 10, a JYP Entertainment representative confirmed that Jun-ho will appear in the upcoming drama Unwritten Law. They claimed:
“One of the projects for which we have gotten an offer is ‘Unwritten Law.'” “No confirmation has been made.”
The actor was reportedly invited to play the lead part in the action drama. In Unwritten Law, the peculiar love story of an underprivileged, neglected man and a relatively unknown musician-actor will be explored.
The upcoming drama will be directed by Choi Jae-hoon, best known for Hypnosis, The Killer: A Girl Who Deserves To Die, and The Swordsman.
Originally, Unwritten Law was planned to be a feature film. However, the screenplay was swiftly rewritten as a six-episode drama that will air on OTT platforms.
While it has not yet been confirmed that Lee Jun-ho would portray the role, fans are thrilled by the possibility. They anticipate hearing about any additional developments.
What has Lee Jun Ho been doing specifically?
Currently, the actor is filming the next romantic comedy-drama King the Land, in which he co-stars with Girls’ Generation’s YoonA. The 2 PM member will shed his royal attire for the performance in order to impersonate the suave Chaebol heir Goo Won.
His performance in The Red Sleeve aided the Korean audience in recognizing his talent. He is without question one of the most dynamic and versatile talents in the country.
Lee Jun-ho won the title of Best Actor at the 58th Baeksang Arts Awards for his portrayal of the Joseon Emperor. He triumphed over other distinguished competitors, including Jung Hae-in and Lee Jung-Jae.
He was the first idol actor to win the award for Best Actor in a Television Series. Lee Jun-ho stated upon receiving the award:
“I am the type of woman who fantasizes about the things she desires. I aspire to be a more likable individual for everyone, including myself. In the future, I will perform far better”.
In actuality, the performer won multiple awards that day, including Best Actor. In addition to receiving the Tiktok Popularity Award at the 58th Baeksang Arts Awards, Lee Jun-ho also got the Tiktok Arts Award.
The Red Sleeve is one of the most popular dramas of 2021, with its final two episodes averaging 17% and 17.4% of the national viewer share, respectively.
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