Lee Sung Kyung has been offered the lead female role in upcoming MBC drama series “Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo.”
Currently, she is “positively considering” the offer. The drama series is motivated by the true story of weightlifter Jang Mi Ran. If Lee Sung Kyung accepts her offer, she will play title character Kim Bok Joo. Her character is a 20-year-old weightlifter and falls in love for the first time.
“Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo” will first air November, 2016 in South Korea (taking over MBC’s Wednesday & Thursdays 10PM time slot after the conclusion of “Shopping King Louie“).