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Jung Hae-in up to romance Sohn Ye-jin in Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food

This is a pairing I could get excited about. Sohn Ye-jin (Shark) has confirmed the starring role in PD Ahn Pan-seok’s new romance drama Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food, which she was first offered last October, and now the production is courting up-and-comer Jung Hae-in (Smart Prison Living, While You Were Sleeping) to play her leading man. Welp, this noona would buy you all the food you ever asked for, so I’d call it perfect casting.

The new JTBC series comes from star PD Ahn Pan-seok of critically acclaimed dramas Heard It Through the Grapevine, Secret Love Affair, A Wife’s Credentials, and more, and writer Kim Eun. It’s described very loosely as a drama about two acquaintances who fall in love and start a “true romance,” which is not a lot to go on, but I would expect a sensitive, introspective melodrama from this director.

Sohn Ye-jin has signed on to play a thirtysomething store supervisor of a coffee corporation. Her life motto is to just like what you like, except in reality she lives a rather hollow life without having accomplished what she wants to in work or in love. Jung Hae-in is up to play her love interest, and no other details have been released yet for his character. The actor is thirty, but I expect him to play younger, what with his baby face and all.

I’m really excited for the possibility of Jung Hae-in’s first leading role, because he’s been great in everything I’ve seen him in and getting a lot of attention as a scene-stealer in his two most recent projects, Smart Prison Living (where he plays inmate Devil Yoo Dae-hwi) and While You Were Sleeping (where he played the adorable Batman Cop). His other projects include Night Light, Blood, Three Musketeers, the movie The Age of Blood, and one star-making cameo in The Lonely Shining Goblin (as the Baseball Oppa that made Goblin green with envy). He’s got dramatic chops and is just coming out of a breakout year as a supporting actor, so I’m expecting good things, especially opposite an actress like Sohn Ye-jin.

Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food is planning to air sometime this year on JTBC.

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Oh. My. God.
I cannot even. So incredibly excited for this. Noona romance is my favorite sub-genre within a beloved genre, romance. Hahaha. Add to that this potential casting, and you can be damn certain that I will check this out.

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A noona romance after ages! My favorite catnip also! <3

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Yes! It's my catnip too :D

I didn't even realize Jung Hae In is 30! Talk about baby face lol. I bet he has always been a Noona killer haha

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Wow! Really.. nothing is telling that he is 30! Has he gone to the army?

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apparently he went to army already in early 20s before becoming an actor

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Wise guy :-)

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Even I believe he was high school student as Tae Hee oppa in goblin

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Noona romance is my crack and PD Ahn Pan-seok is amazing. Secret Love Affair was a work of art. I'm not really looking forward to this.

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NOW really looking forward to this.

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LOVE NOONA ROMANCES watching a Taiwanese one right now.
Dude I cant wait to see how these actors fare under this PD’s direction. Love love love Secret Love Affair and Heard it Through the Grapevine
Highkey excited to see how JHJ and SYJ look in this PD’s style

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I can so get behind this pairing. Please accept Taehee oppa! And yasss Yejin is back to my small screen. I hope for a well-written noona romance.

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OOOOhhhhhhh, me likey!!!!!!

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Yo this will be a dream pair. Can you imagine adorable sunny smile Jung Hae In asking pretty noona Son Ye Jin to buy him food. Yass i'm in!

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that "adorable sunny smile Jung Hae-in" made me squeal! XD I can definitely imagine this scene <3

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Great job.
I expect him to sign on this (unless he pulls a Dong Ha, and gets another supporting role).
I'm interested in this drama :)

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so ratings wise is dong ha's new show nailing it.. because for good or for bad.. INAR has abysmal ratings.. so no loss scenario for him

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Yeah. And Yoo Seung-ho can afford having a show under his belt with low ratings because he IS YSH and there's no doubt he'll get another drama. As for Dong Ha, he doesn't have that star power yet.

Also, I do hope Jung Hae-in signs in. I mean, Sohn Ye-jin has enough star power for the both of them! It shouldn't be as burdensome, maybe?

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This is jTBC drama, while it might not be a hit, I don't think it will have a problem to get more than 2% at least. I'm pretty sure Jung Hae-in has confirmed, it is just the production haven't released the news yet. The media also seems to pay attention to these two pairing ever since it was announced -
so I guess the delay of the confirmation news is to create more buzz to this drama. Honestly, even a big name like Son Ye-jin wants to work with Director Ahn, what more with a rising star like him.

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It would be such a regret to pass up on an offer to star in a PD Ahn drama! I do hope this no-news is all just PR and he really signed on with the project!

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Jung Hae In trended at no 1 on Naver after Son Ye Jin confirmed to act in this drama. You can tell public is excited to see Jung Hae In in this drama and his popularity nowadays is no joke

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There are no words to describe my excitement for this. Oh my god. Especially now when I’m on a bit of a noona romance high.

Welcome back to dramaland, Sohn Ye-jin! It’s been too long! So glad she’s doing a romance.

I’ve been loving Jung Hae-in lately but omg, I didn’t realize he was Baseball Oppa from Goblin! Mind blown. I only started noticing him in While You Were Sleeping and now Smart Prison Living.

Please be good, show!

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<3 <3 <3 <3 <3

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What? He’s the baseball player oppa in Goblin? Had no idea it’s him.
Yay for this pairing! <3

Also, can we have Lee Kyu-hyung (Hanyang) as his sidekick? Their not-really-bromance in WPL is so fun to watch, and I’d really love to see them again in another drama. ^_^

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Or maybe...just maybe....he can be a dog lover again in this drama. What's Batman without Robin?

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No details yet for his character so there’s hope. *crosses fingers*

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This might be my favorite drama title of all time! (But then again maybe that's expected from someone like me who exhibits questionable judgement when it comes to food intake.)

I love the looks of PD Ahn's dramas so I am really hoping that the coffee shop she manages will be visually unique and not just an opportunity to run a coffee chain PPL ad nauseum.

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PD Ahn is life! I sound like a broken record but I love love love him and his dramas.

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So excited 😆 I watched Son Ye Ji in The Classic and The Last Princess and she has become one of my favourite actresses. Also I love Noona romances and the Director is an acclaimed storyteller. Hopefully Jung Hae In will sign up, fingers crossed.

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I would totally love to see what these two actors can do together!

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*jaw drops* he is THIRTY?
whaaaaat... I thought he was barely legal.

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can we some day get him and Jang Nara to play vampire siblings plz?

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Erm, is he also in Lucifer Entertainment? Coz that would explain the anti-aging LOL.

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Hahaha! That would explain everyyything :D

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lol

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Thread gold HAHA

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Yes, please! I am so here for this, here's hoping this pairing actually comes true! 🤞

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This is a noona romance pairing that I can totally get behind. And I'm also super excited to see Jung Hae-in as a leading man in romance drama.

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Thank you Son Ye-jin for confirming ❤ I don't think Jung Hae-in will decline this drama, because this chance is like once in a lifetime to work with a critically acclaimed director, unless if he really has other commitments and can't commit to this project.

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ditto and who wants to pass over beautiful & critically acclaimed actress Son Yejin? i think Jung hae In would do all his might to sort his sched hehehe

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Absolutely...who can resist Son Ye Jin?

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Oh my God, my batman cop! He is just beautiful. Will he get the girl?? 😀 Then I want to see that. Also, nonna romance is also my catnip. Also: I am unemployed, so.... ha ha ha....this is something I could watch. Although of course I hope I will have a job by the time it starts.... 😒.

It is ok... one can always make some space for a noona romance 😍

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Can I join your club? I am also unemployed and craving a Noona Romance hahaha (good motivation to get through allll of those applications)

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Exactly!! I don't enjoy applications, but I learn from interviews... let's keep track and see who finds a job first! Of course, not as to compete, but as to cheer one another 😊🙏🙋

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I am also unemployed and absolutely love Noona romance. Parking space!!!

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Got any obscure noona romance recommendations btw? I think I might have watched every one ever made and I'm feeling at a loss.

I loved IHYV, hated Baby-faced Beauty and enjoyed High school King of Savvy way more than anybody should. I Need Romance 3 was pretty terrible and Witch's Romance has the best OTP but not the greatest execution. If that helps the recs.

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There is kbs daily drama which has a good noona romance. It's called still loving you. It's there on YouTube

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Try webdramas or drama special. I remember noona romance in Love for a Thousand More (love love this one), Thumping Spike (first season with Song Jae Rim), Nara's Rain, When I was the Prettiest (with Lee Jong Seok when he was not that famous)

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The best noona romance is Secret Love Affair,way different from mainstream K-Dramas,art house like.

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I can't believe I didn't put that on the list! Secret Love Affair is amazing: it's a work of art.

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Yes...and I believe it weaves a strong bond among those who have watched this rare and precious gem :-) Another of this I'd like suggest is 'Nara's Rain' which has moved me very,very much. It's a one-episode Drama Special.

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I have also heard about this one but hadn't had time to watch. I will keep it in My watchlist. Thanks!!!!

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Oh god! I´ve been waiting for this to come true since the first news came out. (Happy dance 😁😁😁)

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I am so freaking happy!

Son Ye-jin cited that the main reason for her decision to make a drama comeback was because she had always wanted to work with Director Ahn.
I knew she'd make room for his drama and I am positive that this won't be a disappointment like "Shark."

I'm not that familiar with Jung Hae-in's work but I'm excited for him. This is a great opportunity for any growing actor and he'd be working with people known for the quality of their work.

If anyone in this industry who is known to handle sensitive/controversial issues with respect and dept it would be PD Ahn.

This drama will be worth waiting for!

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kiaaaaaaraaaa so happy right now :D :D

This is the most excited I've been about a drama in...years? Yeah, that's not even an exaggeration haha.

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junipeeeeeeeeeeeer
Oh my gosh girl where have you been? This is not the only great news here.
Jung Ha-yeon is back too! I just about died and went to heaven lol.
2018 will be a great year in dramaland! It's time to come back.

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Should I call 911 to your house?

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WAIT WHAT

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JUNG HA-YEON IS BACK WHAAAAT

It's too late to call 911. I've died and gone to heaven lol.

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I...might have ignored that article because I don't like the actress lololol. Jung Ha-yeon can do so much better! But Jung Ha-yeon!!

Have you seen any of the director's stuff?

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I do have a soft spot for her since "Jumong." That historical Queen Soseono always gets me. It's rare to find a nation builder who was a woman back then in history so I envy those women who got to play her on screen. She was no Jung Ae-ri but she was the first for me.

Anyway, if Jung managed to make me love Park Si-yeon over the years I'm sure he'd work his magic with Han Hye-jin.
The big question is the director.
I heard good things about "Radiant Office" but I haven't seen it. Go Ah-sung is pretty good and doesn't need much direction to do her job so I don't know.

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@kiara. I had a major girl crush on Soseono in Jumong, too (and that was the first long sageuk I ever watched <3). Then like a year or two later I went on to watch Jejoongwon, which the acting kind of ruined for me. She was definitely not the worst (Yeon Jung-hoon...smh), but I found her really stilted and difficult to watch.

I agree, though, Jung Ha-yeon has worked his magic on many people! Ham Eun-jung in Queen Insoo comes to mind as well. I guess I've been dreaming of him teaming up with so many of my favorite actresses without ever really thinking he'd return, that it's hard not to be disappointed that Han Hye-jin is the one he's ended up with now that he's miraculously back lol. I am sure I will get over it ;D

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@juniper
Kim Kap-soo <3 did compensate and I enjoyed their father daughter relationship.
I like Park Yong-woo, he was in a lot of conventional sageuks but I wouldn't want to watch Yeon in this genre. Han Hye-jin was much better with Song Il-gook.

I know the feeling. Why can't he have Seo Ji-hye and Oh Man-seok?

I'm sad that he is writing for MBC and to make things worse, it's a wed/Thurs timeslot.
He was my drama special weekend guy. (Shin Don, La Dolce Vita, Flames of Desire time slot).

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@kiara. Yeah, the MBC thing worries me, too. I think I'm just really nervous that this drama isn't his baby, if that makes any sense? Like, what if he's doing the script, but he didn't have any say in casting, didn't choose the concept, etc? I have no doubt he'll do an amazing job, regardless of how much power he has, but I want to see the drama he wants to make haha.

idk, now that I've processed the news a little bit, I am feeling less anxious on his behalf. If you look at most of his dramas, there were some question marks, and usually everything ended up being amazing, anyway. For instance, who would have thought the PD behind Personal Taste would go on to do such amazing things with Queen Insoo and Cruel Palace? And like you said, who would have thought that Park Si-yeon of all people would steal the show in La Dolce Vita?

And besides, I've enjoyed dramas that were only firing on one cylinder before lol. Nothing will ruin Jung Ha-yeon's writing for me!

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@juniper
I am happy and worried at the same time.
I just feel like he is not with the right people.
I'd feel much better if this was a JTBC drama.
The cast are not actors he would pick imo. MBC can't give him PD Kim Jin-min any more because he went to TVN.

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I hope the writers is good. I suffer so much already. Having to suffer watch my fav pd pairing with certain actor or the writers i don't know but at times it's end up dissapointing me abit. Bwahahaha.. Son Ye Jon pairing with PD Ahn. Is a dream pairing my fav of his is till a wifes credential for me

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Noticed him in Goblin, of course 😜, but would not have guessed in a million years he was a 29 year old playing 19. Wow. Looking forward to this.

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I hope he has completed his military duties, otherwise I hate him to be away soon for 2 years!

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I believe he did when he was 21 👍 .

I'm going to marathon his work because I have a feeling I'm going to love him in this and I've never dislike an actor in PD Ahn's dramas.

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I dislike Yoo Ah In in secret love affair. Aigooo I'm sorry Yoo Ah In. It must be to do I watched him in Jang Ok Jung before so Might be my judgement is so unfairly negative on him after that.

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You.. dislike him in JOJ? I found his was among the best part of that drama, but Kim Tae-hee and Hong Soo-hyun slay in their role. Also I do have a soft spot for Lee Sang-yeob started from that drama. Not the best kind of sageuk I've ever watched, but gotta credit all actors who gave their all in their performance.

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That drama is become a mess in the second half. It's like they switch the writers halfway. It's a pity since that drama has potential given the progress in the first half. And Kim Tae Hee is my fav part in the first half of drama.... and this drama is sageuk genre where not anyone can pull it off... Well I just dislike YAI voice. and he is too mechanical and intense at times when romantic scene involved it's appear the scene is just become cheesy instead of move me... LOL

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LOL it is his voice that I love a lot. I followed his works from Sunkyunkwan Scandal. Probably because there are not many actors in his age group that I can relate to as well and he might be the best among them, don't know. Well I'm also not a fan of some actors that are worshipped by many fans and I even avoided few of them, so I can understand that feeling. LOL.

JOJ wanted to be re-adapted so much but still wanted to follow the history, so it ended up as quite a failure. Maybe they were also pressured by media or Koreans, I'm not sure. I mean no one also wants to see Yeonsangun's story to be re-adapted and too much sugar added to his story, that could be the case for Jang Hee-bin too.

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Lol I guess I'm not the only one who doesn't worship the ground he walks on.
But I do like him, enough to give him a pass. I like him in movies more because film directors can train him well.

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Yoo Ah In was flawless in Secret Love Affair.

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He might be the next actor that I'm going to fangirl, in fact I already started as I'm watching Wise Prison Life at the moment?😬 I do recognized him from before he started to rise in popularity recently. He also has pretty solid sageuk experiences despite of still quite new- three sageuk movies consecutively 👍, definitely an actor to look out for. We need an actor who deserves all the hype for his talent, not just hype for his pretty face.

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I haven't seen him in a sageuk but I would love to.

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YAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAY

Yes, I am obnoxiously happy! If no one subs this I am going to jump off a cliff lol.

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Wait wait wait. Who is this writer Kim Eun?

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idk either. Must be a newbie? I'm disappointed it's not Jung Sung-joo, but the writer for End of the World was a rookie and there were no problems, so I think it will be okay :D

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Of course it'll be ok. I've never heard of the writer and was wondering if you have.
I really thought he'd team up with Jung Sung-joo again but that's ok.

You probably know this already that he co-found or co-own Drama House Production so he has full control of his dramas since 2007.
I'm guessing that he brought this new writer on board and that would be a good sign. Right?

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Yeah, I think so, too! So excited :D :D :D

(I'm already anxious about subs hahahaha)

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The casting is exciting, Sohn Yi Jin hasn't been in a drama for a while but she is a very good actress. As for Jung Hae In he has potential. I hope that the story will be interesting, nuanced, and heartfelt (because the title seems very simple). I also hope they release more about the male lead's character. Now I'm interested to check this out!

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Eeeeeeeeeeeeeh! *squeals to eternity*

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Ohhh God!!! Yes please!!!! I need to this happen...
Dramaland God, please, I never asked you for anything (today)

I loved him so much in WYWS, his character, his charisma, i loved the batman and I'm waiting for Smart Prison Living to end to start watching, and he is among one of the reasons.

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LOL.. dramagods, ha ha ha....hope they listen to you😀

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I guess for Jung Hae-in, when it rains, it pours. Good for him.

I'm still not impressed with him yet as an actor, this new drama might changed that (I still have not seen Wise Prison Living). I fell in love with Yoo Ah In and Lee Joon' s acting abilities under the helm of PD Ahn. Hoping to make that three in a row.

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I cannnot believe Jung Hae-in is 30 but also happy because then my crush is age appropriate lol

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I feel this is really important hahaha. Beyond a certain limit, I start to compare them with other guys I know irl of that age, and then I just feel stupid for having a crush on a kid in the first place. I mean, I have some life experience too!

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Hahaha that's exactly what I do.

I have a younger brother and it weirds me out when I realize my actor-crush is the same age as him and his friends...((cries))

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For fans there are no age difference that matter because we won't be able to date them anyways, LOL😂😂😂.
I am late thirty-ish, but I don't mind liking those boys, (in my dreams)... they won't know it 😒😀😂

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Excellent point! Now I shall proceed guilt free hehe (as long as they are 18+...I don't want to be arrested in my dreams!)

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@goldenaddiction, you are also right, no minors in our dreams...
I don't know how is it with you, beanies, but when I see a beautiful baby like Nam Da reum, I don't like him as a "boysh/young man", that I know he will become, by the way, but I just feel like I would love to cook for him.
On the other hand young men usually over 20-something... they inspire the younger me, but it is not that I automatically produce any crazy fantasy... I just find them cute, and enjoy seeing them fall in love with their perfect cute counterparts.😂 Older adushis, which could inspire me more... hum😒... well I am picky. Kim Ji Suk in 20 Century boy and girl, I felt I could fall in love with him. 😍
So, in conclusion: we naturally would fall for a guy our age, but generally speaking we can like them all!!! 😀😂😀😂😀
Let's enjoy the beauty party.
We don't have anything like that in the real life. Ha ha

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LOL hahahaha I said this elsewhere as well - I think it's perfectly fine to have these crushes. After all, you can't control who you fall in love with. :D
But it's just that I feel really silly when I do have an Oppa crush, and said Oppa is much younger. Hahahaha

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Yes! I recently watched mixnine and thought this contestant was pretty hot but I found out he was 22... then I thought all the people I know around that age and groaned lol

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I'm not a noona but I'll buy you any food you want, Hae-in! I really hope he accepts the role. I'm dying to see him as a lead in a drama. I need to see more of his adorable, charming smile <3

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you made me giggle at your username hehe

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I was watching A moment to remember the other day for the first time and was just thinking of how I would love to see her again in a drama :). Also I am enjoying Jung Hae in's acting in smart prison living so this casting news is perfect.

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I. CANT. EVEN. Sign me upPPPPPPP!!!!!!

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So happy Jung Hae-in is more and more popular, because he totally deserves it. He's so talented and precious ❤

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Thumbs up! Though I’ve only ever seen Sohn Ye Jin in Personal Tasre and Shark. Two dramas I absolutely loathed. The former, because her character and the writing was unbelievably ridiculous and silly; and the latter, because that drama was as boring as h*ll. I hear she has a flourishing film career and a great reputation as an actress, so I’m looking forward to this - let the third time be a charm for me, let the writing be good🤞🏾.

I’m more confident with Jung Hae-in’s performance and acting choices. I’ve liked all the dramas I’ve seen him in: Bride of the Century, The Three Musketeers, Blood and While You Were Sleeping have all been very interesting dramas.

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*Personal Taste*

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You should watch her in writer Park Yeon-seon's
"Alone in Love" with Kam Woo-sung <3. (So glad he has back too).
That was probably the last good drama she was in before she became a film princess.

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I might be the only one who didn't enjoy "Alone in Love". Maybe I was still too young/immature when I watched the show. Actually I haven't loved any shows I watched where Sohn Ye Jin in it (including "Personal Taste"). Hope this show will change that.

But I am happy for Jung Hae In-He (adorable in that special episode of Wise Prison Living^^). I remember he said he was final contender for Taek role in Reply 1988 which went to Park Bo-gum. He must have been envious watching Park Bo-gum's rise after the show. Now his turn to shine, maybe?

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I am on board! Noona romances are one of my favorites! I would imagine as well that he is playing younger - as two early/mid 30 somethings doesn't feel very noona-ie.

I remember when watching WYWS and being so (pleasantly) surprised to find out his age!

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i prefer son ye jin in movies than dramas

but i like this pairing a lot , hopefully they can both star in a movie together as well

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Finally, Son Ye Jin sign up. I'm abit worried before because it took her abit long for her to accept. Might be I'm abit impatient lol

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I have to admit this sounds very interesting :)

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I am so excited about this. He was super cute in While you were sleeping (that phone background of him and his crush's shadow leaning on each other. Awww). On top of that, it's a noona romance (which is my favorite genre EVER). Thank you JTBC.

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Urgh! Why are ALL the good stuff in the genres I don't like😫😫😧
Sigh... first the medical drama from the FoS writer,now this...
Maybe this is a year to begin to embrace the genres I rather wouldn't ? *shrug
I'll just give it a go

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Wow he's working non-stop. I discovered him in Prison Playbook (didn't really pay attention to him in Goblin) and he's just so adorable! He's probably the next Park Bo Gum. I'll definitely be looking out for his upcoming projects!

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I've been missing my noona romances so I'll keep an eye on this.

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Wow perfect casting indeed, i really hope he accepts the offer to star in the drama, imagine his first leading lady being Sohn Ye Jin! how lucky.

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He is THIRTY???

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I knew he was gonna hit it big when I first saw him in blood he was really cute there too XD

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I almost continued to watch While You Were Sleeping just for him, so I'm super pumped about this new project.

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How come an older women with a younger man is cute, romantic and sexy but an older man with a younger woman is a thing not to endured and a reason to veto shows completely?? That doesn’t seem quite fair.

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The younger women you refer to are all teenage actresses being paired up with actors in their mid-to-late twenties. If they were same-age actors and one was playing younger, OK...exploring more frowned upon relationships in storytelling is not unheard of and can get one thinking if done right (see: Secret Love Affair). Buuut there is a gross trend of taking young girls (and even some young boys like Yeo Jin Goo) and launching them straight into adult roles.

A Jung Hae In and Sohn Ye Jin pairing doesn't have to deal with that same criticism because both are adults. Remember, it's not the roles people are mad about (though sometimes it can be; see: Goblin), it's the real life people and implications of always casting adult roles for women young and younger.

If there are shows or movies that explore the relationship between an older man and younger woman in a thoughtful way (with two adult performers), I'd like to see it. But for now, I've only managed to see writers either infantilize the leading younger woman or over-sexualize her. So there can even be a problem in the roles as well. :/

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I agreed with you.

Besides mostly of noona romance the story demands the actress be older, when it's the opposite it not necessary

Even, when both are adults, I confess that I also have a bit of prejudice due to the weight that this falls on the actresses and even in society.

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Hum.. not sure about this. Maybe I don't have much drama experience, and I never watched Goblin, but... Prime minister and I, for example, except for the second half of the show being horrific and the end being lame, I liked it and the pairing didn't feel wrong. Same with UEE's marriage contract. Because not only the actresses were ok and also legally adults both in real life and in the drama, but also because it is a matter of circumstance and maturity. If the character is mature to be paired with an older men (thanks God they are usually still hot! 😂), then it is ok for me.
And in regard to noona romance, I have heard of some miscasts and even more horror stories, LOL. Let's see now what the noona buying food will bring to the table.

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Like @canxi says, it's that the younger actress are minors and/or just over 20 i.e. too young. Whereas in a noona romance, the male is usually at least in his mid twenties i.e. both are adults.

I have no problem with My Ahjusshi for instance. A woman in her mid-twenties or older, and a man in his forties? That's cool. It gets creepy when the woman is too young.

Similarly, I have no issues with a TV show depecting say - a forbidden romance between a high school teacher and his high school student. It's not my cup of tea, but if the actors are all adults, it falls under free speech and expression in my book. Cast a minor, and I'll criticise regardless of which role - male or female - is the high schooler.

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Oh This is exciting!! I like his acting a lot and I'm enjoying Smart Prison Living. You have no idea how much I enjoy this drama. I love noona romance dramas so I'll definitely watch it

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i like nuna romance. but is it only me? i think she might look lil old beside Jung Hae In becoz she definitely looked old beside Lee Min Ho in personal taste. I didnt like that drama much due to them looking little incompatible and story wasnt that good.

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I think the drama will play on that insecurity of her looking older compared to him. Unlike older men/younger women dramas the looking older compared to your partner factor is usually treated as an obstacle that the female lead has to get over in noona romance and that's what makes it a bit different from normal romances

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I really appreciated Secret Love Affair so if this is anything like that, I'm in. I'm not familiar with Jung Hae In besides the Baseball Oppa role so I'd be interested in checking out someone new. And of course I love Sohn Ye Jin. Would be so nice to see her back on the small screen.

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Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food is planning to air sometime this year on JTBC.

Hope sometime is soon enough, can't wait.

Scene stealer he is. I gasped at the moment he appeared in court in police uniform with his hair gelled up and a hat, I couldn't believe there is such exquisite looks. He makes Lee Jung Suk and Suzy look like ordinary people.

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Me too, I was instantly smitten when he showed up in his uniform. I was line “Damn, Suzy wasn’t kidding about his uniform looks.” 😂

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He looks way handsomer than LJS and he's so totally my type. Hahaha. Except he's too young.

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And he comes in a package, he can act too!

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Yes!!!!!! Jung Hae-in’s first leading role, it`s great news. He deserved this)

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I have a strong feeling that Subway will be casted as other lead role.

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with Jung Hae In in it, i'm in!

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