Casting Confirmed ‘The Story of JoSeon WaeJi-Bu(外知部) /(변호사 제도= defense system) ‘
We last seen Ko Soo in ” The Empire of Gold”, after 3 years he has come back with a new weekend historical drama titled ” The Flower in Prison ( Ok Joong Hwa) “.
Ok Joong Hwa is directed by notable Producer & Director Lee Byeong Hoon ( 이병훈 감독 ) – he is best known for his historical period dramas such as Hur Jun /Sang Do/ Ballad of Seo Dong / The Jewel in the Palace / Yi San/ Dong Yi / Horse Doctor. PD Lee will also be reuniting with notable Screenwriter Choi Wan Gyoo , it has been 15 years since they last collaborated on Hur Jun & Sang Do. This new adventurous weekend drama centers on the Lawsuits in the Joseon dynasty, and the human rights system/ Waeji-bu(外知部) entities.
Actress Jin Se Yeon is Ok Nyeo who was born in the prison, she will be a conciliator helping the prisoners who has been unfairly accused / punished.
Ko Soo will co – star with actress Jin Se Yeon. He will portray a mysterious person named , Yoon Tae Won.
January 25th, PD Lee & Screenwriter Choi recently gathered with Ok Joong Hwa Cast at a restaurant in Yeoui-Do, YeongDeungPo District. During this gathering, they shared some commitment and basic directions with New Year blessings.
Filming had already begun in February.
According to MBC , there will be another drama titled ‘결혼계약’ ( Marriage Contract / 100 Days’ Wife ) slotted to air right after the completion of My Daughter, Geum Sa Wol ‘내딸 금사월’ . Therefore ‘Ok Joong Hwa’ may be slightly delayed & expected to premiere on Saturdays & Sundays @10-11:15PM (KST) from 30th April till 16th October, 2016.