Kim Yu Mi to Act as Joo Won’s First Love in ‘Nodame Cantabile’
Kim Yu Mi, who won the 2012 Miss Korea pageant, will be making her acting debut as Joo Won’s first love.
Starhaus Entertainment, Kim Yu Mi’s agency, announced on August 8, “Kim Yu Mi has been cast as ‘Che Do Kyung’ in KBS2’s upcoming drama Nodame Cantabile.”
In the Korean version of the drama Nodame Cantabile,” ‘Do Kyung’ is a vocal major who has a beautiful appearance and a rich background.
When her first love ‘Cha Yoo Jin’ (Joo Won) struggles to fulfill his dream in music, she decides to break up with him, only to realize her love for him later on.
Having landed the role after going through a competitive audition, Kim Yu Mi said, “I’m honored to be acting in this project. As much as you’re anticipation, I will work and learn hard to walk the path as a new actress.”
Currently on leave of absence from Konkuk University, Kim Yu Mi received love calls from numerous agencies from the time she participated in the Miss Korea pageant. She recently signed with Starhaus Entertainment and will be taking her first step in acting through Nodame Cantabile.
Nodame Cantabile is set to air in October.
Photo credit: Starhaus Entertainment