A new medical drama is set to air on MBC for Wednesday and Thursday timeslot. Titled “Hospital Ship,” it tells a story of doctors who were sent to an isolated island to treat needy patients.The lead cast consist of Ha Ji Won, CNBLUE’s Minhyuk and Lee Seo Woon.
Ha Ji Won was tapped first for the project before Kang Min Hyuk was confirmed to play in the opposite role. Ha Ji Won will portray the role of a surgeon who boarded the ship in order to run away from her life after a public humiliation. Kang Min Hyuk will portray the role of a doctor of internal medicine with a warm heart and a sense of empathy. Meanwhile, Lee Seo Won will portray the role of a doctor of Korean medicine.
It also stars Kim In Sik, AOA's Mina, Kim Kwang Kyu, and more. They held their first script reading on July 11.
“Hospital Ship” airs on August after “Ruler: Master of the Mask” finishes its run.