An upcoming live sitcom, On Air – Live Contract is already raising anticipation with its star-studded lineup.
Its cast will include Super Junior‘s Ryeowook, 2NE1‘s Sandara Park, UP10TION‘s Lee Jinhyuk, VICTON‘s Seungsik, Golden Child‘s Joochan, as well as a slew of talented musical actors. The concept of a “live sitcom” is somewhat like a musical, with a larger focus on storyline and acting as compared to musicals.
The sitcom will revolve around the character of Ahn Doo Ri, who goes by DJ Aaron for work. He is a top idol DJ who has lots of eyes on him. He will be a double-casted role, played by both Ryeowook and Joo Chan.
Sandara Park and musical actor Jun Yeji will both play the female lead, Shin Woo Ri. Gagwoman Lee Se Young and former Crayon Pop‘s Choa will play supporting character Oh Myung Joo.
Dancing TV personality Han Sun Chun (Dancing 9, Somebody) will be playing Taeyoung, while also taking charge of choreography for the sitcom. Other supporting cast and crew include gagmen Yoo Jae Pil, Yoon Mi So, girl group Hashtag‘s Dajung, ELRIS‘s Hyesung, boy group NOIR‘s Hoyoung, Siheon, Daewon and Youngguk.
It will be directed by SNL Korea‘s Yoo Sung Mo PD, and is teased as an interactive performance with audience participation. It will premiere on March 20, 2021. Live streaming will also be made available.