Kim So Hyun has selected her next project!

On October 5, it was announced that the actress will be starring in “River Where the Moon Rises” (literal title), formerly known as “Cut by the Heart.”

“River Where the Moon Rises” is a historical drama about Princess Pyeonggang, also known as Yeom Ga Jin, who will be played by Kim So Hyun. She is an ambitious woman who dreams of becoming the first female to lead Goguryeo, but when she meets On Dal, she is shaken up by the new emotions she experiences.

The drama is written by Han Ji Hoon, who previously wrote dramas such as “Woman of 9.9 Billion” and “Tempation,” and directed by Yoon Sang Ho of “Saimdang, Light’s Diary” and “King Maker: The Change of Destiny.” Son Ye Jin was previously in talks for the leading role. Kang Ha Neul is confirmed to make a special appearance in the drama as a general who becomes On Dal’s father.

“River Where the Moon Rises” is scheduled to premiere in the first half of 2021.