INFINITE’s L to star in new drama

INFINITE’s L (pic below) is in talks to star in the upcoming drama Welcome. The drama is based on a webtoon of the same title that tells the story about a cat that transforms into a human, according to Allkpop.

L was offered the role of Hong Jo, the cat who becomes human and lives a double life. It is written by Joo Hwa-mi of Marriage, Not Dating and Introverted Boss and will be directed by Lee Jong-jae of 100 Days My Prince. Park Eun-bin and Seo Ji-hoon are in talks to star in the drama as well.

While it was previously confirmed to be broadcasting on tvN, a source from the channel stated that the drama will not be airing on tvN anymore. Meanwhile, L revealed that he left Woollim Entertainment, his agency of 10 years, following the expiration of his contract, according to Soompi.