Wonder Girls' YeEun is set to make her debut as an actress in the upcoming drama titled 'Basketball'.
On the 28th of May, tvN revealed that YeEun has been cast in the said drama which is set within the turbulent period between the Japanese colonial era and the division of Korea into North and South; it will portray the story of youth who found hope and light during the dark times through basketball.
YeEun will play the role of Bong Soon, the best friend of the lead character named Choi Shin Young which will be played by Lee Elijah. Though her family lost its land to the Japanese and came to work in a rich family's house, Bong Soon's character is described as cheerful and realistic, she also uses the dialect of the Choongchung province.
'Basketball' is scheduled to air this September and they will start filming this June.