Korean star Kangta has been chosen as the male lead for Chinese series "Love in the City 2".
The production team held a press conference at China’s Sofitel Hotel on the 26th at three in the afternoon. Directer Chai Zhi Ping and the leads, Kangta and newcomer Li Xuan, will be working together for this new production.
Li Xuan said, "I usually admire Kangta a lot and I feel very excited being able to cooperate with him in this series."
Love in the City was a popular Chinese idol drama in 2003. In Love in the City 2, Kangta will act as business man (Zhang Wei) who wants perfection for everything, even his partner for his wedding. He falls in love with a happy and open school teacher.
The series will be filmed at Hangzhou, Seoul, and Jiang Yuan. The filming will start in January and will be aired around March on CCTV8.