It’s official. Goo Hye Sun will be playing Zhang Han‘s female lead in his currently filming drama about Sir Run Run Shaw called The Legendary Tycoon. A press conference was held today with its main cast attending in their costumes. Chen Qiao En is taking the part of an extended guest role as she will be playing a TV Queen who is supported by Sir Run Run throughout her career and ultimately reaches a tragic end. She has wrapped up her scenes in the drama. Song Yi (The Disguiser), another love interest, did not attend the conference due to scheduling conflict.
This is the first role where Zhang Han portrays a young man all the way up to his 60s. You can read more about the legendary Sir Run Run Shaw here.
Press Conference 11/15/15:
Hye Sun, Qiao En, Zhang Han, and Liu Chang De (Braveness of the Ming).
Guo Zi Qian (Love Male Host) , Liu Chang De, and Zhang Han.
With Goo Hye Sun. She’s glowing here.
With Chen Qiao En.
Directing goes to Jonathan Chik (Beauty At War) and writing is his good partner – Chow Yuk Ming (Beauty At War), along with Chen Shu Xian (Never Dance Alone). The Legendary Tycoon has 45 episodes.