After leaving T-ara, Hwayoung will be making a comeback as an actress.
She is one of the cast on the upcoming SBS drama 'Mother's Choice,' which is about a mother who will protect his son no matter what, even his flaws will be covered up. Hwayoung expressed, "I feel both excited and nervous on returning as an actress. I will really work hard. I still need improvement but I hope you can all watch."