Kim Ok Bin to Play Uhm Tae Woong′s Lover in ′Knife and Flower′
Kim Ok Bin will be returning to the small screen for the first time in a surprising seven years.
The actress′ agency MASK Entertainment announced on April 30 that "Kim Ok Bin has confirmed her appearance in the upcoming KBS2 drama Knife and Flower."
The piece will be her first drama since MBC′s Over the Rainbow, which aired in 2006.
Knife and Flower is set in the Koguryo period, and is about how King Young Ryu′s daughter Moo Young is forced to choose between love and revenge after she falls in love with Yeon Choong, the son of the man who killed her father.
Kim Ok Bin will play the main lead Moo Young. She used to be a smart and kind princess, but she loses everything following her father′s death, and becomes a spy to have her revenge.
Kim Ok Bin said, "I′m nervous, but I′m also looking forward to being in my first drama in a long time. I want to act as a Moo Young that can have many relate to her heartbreaking love and her thoughts of revenge."
Knife and Flower will be directed by Kim Yong Soo of The Equator Man, with a script written by Kwon Min Soo of Even Mom is Pretty and Bodyguard.
Uhm Tae Woong and Park Soo Jin have already been confirmed for its cast, and the drama is set to air from July following the conclusion of Heaven′s Order.
In the meantime, Kim Ok Bin is busy shooting for the film Minority Opinion. Another film starring the actress, AM 11:00, will premiere in the latter half of the year.
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