While the two actors have been confirmed for the drama since earlier this month, information on the broadcast channel and airing date were not confirmed for Boyfriend until just now.
The production team behind Boyfriend has confirmed that the drama will air on tvN and it will air its first episode in November.
“‘Boyfriend’ has been confirmed to be a Wednesday-Thursday drama on tvN. The first episode will be broadcast in November.”
— Boyfriend production team
Currently, the drama is still casting other actors for supporting roles. They will begin filming the drama as soon as the casting phase is complete.
Song Hye Kyo’s possible character, Cha Soo Hyun, is a divorced mother who comes from a wealthy family. She was forced into an arranged marriage by her mother, who sacrificed Cha Soo Hyun’s happiness for her husband’s career. However, Cha Soo Hyun’s wealthy husband soon leaves her and their child.
Park Bo Gum’s character, Kim Jin Hyuk, is an average man who works various part-time jobs while applying to various companies. After being rejected by multiple companies, he goes on a trip abroad where he meets a certain woman.