Namgoong Min To Star In Sbs Manipulation

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Namgoong Min to star in SBS
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Namgoong Min to star in SBS "Manipulation"

Actor Namgoong Min is starring in the SBS drama "Manipulation".

"Manipulation" is a drama that distinctly reveals the reporters who struggle to get to the bottom of the truth of social corruption. It is written by Kim Hyeon-jeong-II and director Lee Jeong-heum.

Namgoong Min takes on the role of troublemaker Han Moo-yeong who witnesses his reporter brother die while trying to report on corruption. He becomes a reporter himself for his brother's revenge.

Namgoong Min thought hard about his next drama and decided on this one.

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[Hot Takes from the Noonas] "Manipulation" finally gets a female lead as Eom Ji-won signs on to star opposite Namgoong Min

The casting roller coaster for "Manipulation" has finally come to a halt as Eom Ji-won makes her return to the small screen to play a prosecutor opposite Namgoong Min and Yoo Joon-sang.

After offering the role to what seemed like every film actress they could find, the producers of "Manipulation" rounded out the stellar cast with the addition of Eom Ji-won as the lead. Now that all the pieces are in place, "Manipulation" is looking more and more intriguing; a team of reporters will fight to reveal corruption, with the help of Kwon So-ra, played by Eom Ji-won, a prosecutor who graduated at the top of her class, but puts people off with her blunt manner.

Namgoong Min Confirmed To Star In SBS Legal Drama 'Fabrication'
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Namgoong Min Confirmed To Star In SBS Legal Drama 'Fabrication'

Fresh from the success of workplace drama Chief Kim, Namgoong Min has confirmed that he will be starring in a legal drama "Fabrication". The new series is expected to show a different and more serious sideto his acting.

According to a report by Soompi, Namgoong Min was very careful in choosing his new project after his last project "Chief Kim" was positively received by audience and critics alike. It also posted consistently strong ratings that averaged 15.9 percent on AGB Nielsen and 14 percent for TnMS. "Chief Kim" performed much higher in the Seoul region averaging 16.1 percent and 15.1 percent respectively.

Moon Sung-keun to star in SBS
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Moon Sung-keun to star in SBS "Manipulation"

Actor Moon Sung-keun is starring in a drama for the first time in 8 years.

He is coming back with a new SBS drama called "Manipulation".

The last drama he starred in was the 2009 drama "Princess Ja Myung Go".

"Manipulation" is a drama that reflects on the lives of reporters who dig through the corruptions of life. Previously decided casts are Namgoong Min, Yoo Joon-sang and Jeon Hye-bin. Chun Woo-hee was initially on the list too but it fell through.

"Manipulation" will be broadcast in July.

Rookie Oh Ah-yeon to star in
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Rookie Oh Ah-yeon to star in "Manipulation"

Oh Ah-yeon is starring in the new SBS drama "Manipulation".

She's taking on the role of an intern reporter named Gong Ji-won.

"Manipulation" is a drama about reporters who dig the truth about social corruption and it's directed by Lee Jeong-heum and written by Kim Hyeon-jeong-II.

Oh Ah-yeon plays Gong Ji-won, an intern in Daehan News, Korea's top news company. Gong Ji-won is the perfect model reporter with shiny eyes. She is full of passion and synergizes with Lee Seok-min (Yoo Joon-sang) and Oh Yoo-kyeong (Jeon Hye-bin).