13 Jun – After much speculation, actors Kwon Sang-woo and Soo Ae have finally confirmed the casting for a new TV drama, "Queen of Ambition".
As reported on Kpopfever website, the drama's production company Berdi Media revealed that both stars have officially signed the contract to star on the drama.
A source revealed, "The plan is to start shooting in August and to be aired in the latter part of 2012. The pre-orders have already come in from Japan, China, and some countries in South East Asia."
"Queen of Ambition" is said to be the third instalment of writer Park In-Kwon's "Daemul" series. It tells the story of Yoon Na-ra, whose ambition is to escape poverty and to become the first lady. She then meets Choi Kang-chan, the man who sacrifices everything for her.
Kwon Sang-woo – who has not appeared in a TV drama in such a long while, had appeared on Park's 2010 drama "Daemul" and stated, "The original story is so great that I decided to appear on it without hesitation. I want to show a different side from "Daemul" last time."
Meanwhile, "Thousand Days' Promise" actress Soo Ae stated that she agreed to appear on the drama due to her belief in Park's work and the character's charm.