News / Main / Major Artist

Namgoong Min Confirmed To Star In SBS Legal Drama 'Fabrication'

By Angie Chui | April 21, 2017 07:16 AM EDT


Fresh from the success of workplace drama Chief Kim, Namgoong Min has confirmed that he will be starring in a legal drama "Fabrication". The new series is expected to show a different and more serious sideto his acting.

According to a report by Soompi, Namgoong Min was very careful in choosing his new project after his last project "Chief Kim" was positively received by audience and critics alike. It also posted consistently strong ratings that averaged 15.9 percent on AGB Nielsen and 14 percent for TnMS. "Chief Kim" performed much higher in the Seoul region averaging 16.1 percent and 15.1 percent respectively.

The show has also been praised for introducing viewers to Namgoong Min's ability to lead the show and its ragtag bunch of characters straight to viewers hearts. Prior to Chief Kim, Namgoong Min also appeared in dramas like "Beautiful Gong Shim", "Doctors" and "The Girl Who Sees Smells."

Namgoong Min's next project will be very different from "Chief Kim" and his other recent projects. "Fabrication" will tackle the more serious issue of corruption in society. According to early descriptions of the series, "Fabrication" will revolve around reporter who uncover incidents of corruption.  

Namgoong Min will reportedly play the role of a reporter who only became a journalist to get revenge for his brother, a reporter who was killed while investigating a case of corruption. According to Namgoong Min's agency, the actor wants to do well with the role and is already doing initial work to study the part.

"Fabrication" is expected to start filming in May and air on SBS. Namgoong Min's legal drama is expected to air in July to replace the upcoming "My Sassy Girl" reboot which will begin airing next month. No further details have been reported about "Fabrication" and it remains a surprise who will star opposite Namgoong Min for the exciting new series. 

Tagged :  Namgoong Min News, Namgoong Min Updates, Namgoong Min Rumors, Namgoong Min Fabrication, Namgoong Min legal drama, SBS, Chief Kim, Chief Kim News, Chief Kim Updates, Chief Kim Ratings, kdrama, Korean drama


K-POP 08.14.19 | 11:59AM EDT

Fans Worry About IU's Health Condition After Seeing Photos On Instagram

Recently, the songstress uploaded a picture of her standing next to a tarp of herself, which is beside a food truck that was sent to her filming set. Uaena, IU's official fan club name, remarked that her collarbone is somewhat more pronounced than before and her face looked smaller. Also, in the latest photo of her together with Sulli that the latter uploaded through her official Instagram account, the fans noticed that she looked much skinnier than usual and so they expressed their concern over her condition.

08.14.19 | 10:47AM EDT

X1, ‘Produce X 101’ Project Group, Hits Billboard’s Social 50 and Emerging Artist Charts

Even before their official debut arrives, 11-member K-pop group X1 is already making ripples in the scene! According to Billboard’s weekly charts dated August 13, the project boy band -- with members coming from the Mnet survival show-cum-talent search Produce X 101 -- has taken the No. 6 spot on the music magazine’s Social 50 chart.

See Now: BTS: 41 Fun Facts You Must Know About The Most Successful Kpop Boy Band (Bangtan Sonyeondan)

Real Time Analytics