Jang Seung Jo (Encounter) is in talks for a role in the new Korean drama Chocolate. Chocolate follows the romance between a top chef and a neurosurgeon as they provide food at a hospice and heal from their pasts.
This drama currently has offers for starring roles out to Yoon Kye Sang (The Good Wife) for the neurosurgeon and Ha Ji Won (Hospital Ship) for the chef. Jang Seung Jo would take on the role of the second lead who is a neurosurgeon that is a rival of Yoon Kye Sang.
Chocolate comes from the writer of Uncontrollably Fond and is looking to air later in 2019.