JTBC has announced to remake a popular American drama series “Younger”
“Younger” is a drama that tells a story of a single mother in her forties, who faces an unexpected divorce. As a result, she pretends to be a younger woman to secure a job to provide for her and her children.
The original drama series premiere in 2015 and is still continuing to this day with season 5. In the original series, Hilary Duff plays the role of Kelsey. She is the lead female character, and also a book editor in the drama. Dareen Star, who is known for creating the hit series “Sex and the City” produced the show.
A representative of JTBC said, “we decided to remake this show because we were attracted to the strong female figure in the show, as well as its storyline. We will try our best to remake the show that it reflects present society in Korea, in order to captivate the hearts of many audience.”
Meanwhile, JTBC aims to premiere its remake of “Younger” in 2020.
Translated by Dasol Kim