XIUMIN to star as the main character of “Huh Restaurant”
- By: Nat.O
- 1 month ago
XIUMIN to star as the main character of “Huh Restaurant”.
On the 29th, his agency INB100 announced, “Xiumin will appear as the main character Heo Gyun in the new drama ‘Heo’s Restaurant’, which will be aired in 2024.”
“Heo’s Restaurant” is a fantasy romance comedy drama that tells the story of Heo Gyun, a problematic figure from the Joseon Dynasty, who comes to modern times 400 years later and unintentionally runs a restaurant. It is based on the web novel of the same name by author Jeon Seon-young, and expectations are rising with the news that Xiumin has been confirmed to appear.
In the play, Xiumin plays the role of Heo Gyun, a self-proclaimed genius with amazing writing skills and excellent aesthetic sense, and leads the entire work. Heo Gyun, who is full of curiosity about everything, will not only show off his witty charm, but also show off his adaptation to modern life after the time slip in a three-dimensional manner. Chemistry with Chu So-jung, Lee Se-on, and Lee Su-min was also anticipated.
Xiumin is also accelerating his acting career by appearing in the TVING series “CEO-dol Mart” last year, and winning the “2024 Korea First Brand Award” in the “Male Acting Idol” category earlier this year.
Attention is also focused on his transformation as he presents a new character through “Heo’s Restaurant”. He continues his active activities in various fields, starting with the news of his casting in “Huh Restaurant” this year.
Meanwhile, the new drama “Heo’s Restaurant” starring Xiumin will be aired on various OTTs at home and abroad within the year of 2024. It is co-produced by Why Not Media, Hakuhodo DY Music & Pictures Co., Ltd., and Corpus Japan Co., Ltd. and targets the global content market.