CNBLUE member Kang Min Hyuk will be appearing in MBCs new Wednesday-Thursday drama Hospital Ship (literal title) with Ha Ji Won, who was previously confirmed as the female lead.
A source from Kang Min Hyuks agency FNC Entertainment stated, [Kang Min Hyuk] has decided to star in [the drama]. We are currently coordinating the details.
Hospital Ship is a medical drama about a ship that provides medical services to island villages. It is expected be a touching story that follows the young doctors as they grow. It will be directed by PD Park Jae Bum of Start Again and written by screenwriter Yoon Sun Joo of Secret Door.
Kang Min Hyuk will take on the role of Kwak Hyun, a physician with warm hands, warm eyes, and most importantly, a warm heart. He is considerate, but not naïve, and capable of empathizing with others.
Meanwhile, Hospital Ship was originally scheduled to begin airing in July, but it has been changed to air in August after The Man Who Must Die To Live (literal title), the follow-up to Ruler Master of the Mask.