On August 13th, the cast of the upcoming and anticipated SBS drama Beautiful You held a press conference at the Imperial Palace Hotel in Seoul, which was attended by leading actors SHINee’s Minho and f(x)’s Sulli, Lee Hyunwoo, Kim Jiwon, ZE:A’s Kwanghee, Kang Haneul, Seo Junyoung and Ahn Hyekyung, as well as the director of the drama.
Beautiful You is the first Korean drama adaptation of the popular Japanese manga, Hanazakari no Kimitachi e, most commonly known as Hana Kimi. The manga has previously been adapted as a Chinese drama and twice as a Japanese drama.
The plot of the drama follows the romance between gold medalist high jumper Kang Taejoon (Minho) and Goo Jaehee (Sulli). Following an accident, Goo Jaehee disguises herself as a male student to enter the all-male high school in order to help Kang Taejoon realize his dream again as a high jumper.
The drama is directed by Jeon Gisang and written by Lee Youngchul.
The first episode of Beautiful You will air on August 15th. Check out the gallery below for pics of the press conference.
Source: Newsen, btn News, OSEN (1), Sports Korea, Segye, Star Today, TV Daily,