Actress Wang Ji Hye of "Protect the Boss" and "Hotel King" will be playing the secondary female lead in the upcoming SBS weekend drama, "Birth of a Beauty"! Her addition to an already star-studded cast including Han Ye Seul and Joo Sang Wook was confirmed by Key East Entertainment on October 1.
Within the production, Wang Ji Hye will be playing a contrasting character to the lead played by Han Ye Seul, who gets to turn over a new leaf after losing weight. Wang Ji Hye"s character, Kyo Chae Yeon, will be a famous female celebrity and an MC at an entertainment broadcasting company.
A Key East rep stated, "Unlike the cold city woman image she"s shown through existing productions, Wang Ji Hye will try her hand at a pretty and charming character in this romantic comedy