Korean Drama Scarlet Heart: Ryeo Reveals Character Image for IU
Hyo Kyung Kim, May 16, 2016, 10 a.m.
The upcoming South Korean drama Scarlet Heart: Ryeo has released a character image photo of k pop diva IU. The drama is an upcoming South Korean drama. It will begin airing on August 29, 2016 on SBS every Monday and Tuesday at 22:00 (KST) timeslot in simulcast with China for 20 episodes.
Hae-soo (IU), a modern woman who finds herself in the Goryeo Dynasty in a palace full of princes. Lee Joon-gi, Byun Baekhyun, Hong Jong-hyun, Nam Joo-hyuk and Ji Soo are all handsome princes. Love, rivalry, politics and friendships ensue.
Lee Ji Eun is a South Korean singer, songwriter and actress. While still in middle school, IU auditioned for various talent agencies with ambitions of becoming a singer. She signed with LOEN Entertainment in 2007 as a trainee and began her music career at the age of 15 with her debut album, Lost and Found. Her follow-up albums, Growing Up and IU...IM, brought her mainstream success, but it was through "Good Day", the lead single from her 2010 album Real, that she achieved national stardom. "Good Day" spent five consecutive weeks at the top position of South Korea's Gaon Digital Chart and holds the record for spending the most number of weeks at No. 1 along with Psy's "Gangnam Style.