On July 22, a press convention was broadcast on YouTube for the upcoming tvN Wednesday-Thursday drama. The present stars Lee Joon Gi and Moon Chae Won as married couple Baek Hee Sung and Cha Ji Won. As Baek Hee Sung tries to cover his previous whereas pretending to like his spouse, detective Cha Ji Won begins to develop suspicious of her husband and begins looking for the reality.
Lee Joon Gi and Moon Chae Won are reuniting for the present after starring collectively within the 2017 tvN drama “Criminal Minds,” a remake of the American collection.
At the press convention, “Flower of Evil” director Kim Chul Gyu described the brand new present as a mixture of thriller and romance drama, full with many surprising incidents and thrilling scenes.
Lee Joon Gi is making his return to the small display screen two years after his final starring function in “Lawless Lawyer,” and he shared that he was feeling very excited and nervous about it. “There’s some stress that goes together with it too,” he mentioned. “In explicit, once I first received the script for this present I believed, ‘This actually received’t be simple.’” He defined that he’s placing quite a lot of thought into how he approaches the function.
He continued, “I’ve to point out him as the pinnacle of a family and as a married man, and the script made me suppose lots about whether or not I would be capable to straight away convey the appreciable persistence and ache of somebody who’s hiding the reality. When I obtained the casting provide, the primary particular person I known as was Moon Chae Won. She mentioned, ‘He’s a really charming character so I believe you ought to tackle the problem,’ so I met with the director.”
Lee Joon Gi mentioned that he thought it will be value making an attempt such a task as soon as, and he mentioned that he had relied lots on the director.
“I’m nervous and excited to see the way it will look within the present,” he commented. “All actors are scared with each challenge about issues like copying themselves. I believe I in all probability really feel like that as a result of I’ve executed many various tasks, however I’m making an attempt to overlook that type of factor and deal with the brand new character. I’m making ready step-by-step in order that I can immerse myself on set. I hope you could have enjoyable watching it and never strategy it too significantly.”
Moon Chae Won can also be making a tv comeback over two years since “Mama Fairy and the Woodcutter.”
“For the primary time in just a few years, I discovered a drama that I needed to do,” she mentioned. “I ended up in a position to meet Kim Chul Gyu, whom I’d been eager to work with on a challenge, and I used to be in a position to work collectively once more with Lee Joon Gi. I’m like this about each challenge, however I’m doing my finest whereas feeling quite a lot of affection for the drama. I need us to wrap up every part effectively.”
The two stars additionally talked about working collectively once more three years after “Criminal Minds.”
“The style and story itself are completely different,” mentioned Lee Joon Gi. “In ‘Criminal Minds,’ the main target was that we had been taking over instances as skilled profilers. We had been working collectively as staff members who would bicker as they centered on incidents and solved crimes. It was enjoyable to make a style work, however I did at all times really feel prefer it was a little bit of a waste to simply be fixing instances with an actress who’s so proficient and exquisite.”
“Although Moon Chae Won continues to be younger, I’m getting on in years so I believed that if we did a romance drama collectively once I’m nonetheless younger, we’d have good synergy,” he mentioned. “There had been issues I gained by way of that drama too, however that half was a little bit of a disgrace.”
“I puzzled after we’d be capable to meet once more, after which we ended up reuniting in one other tough drama,” he mentioned. “I’d thought of what it will be like to fulfill in a cheerful and lightweight romance, however we’re not even courting, we’re a married couple. On one hand, I used to be very excited and nervous. I used to be joyful and thought of what sort of chemistry we’d have, what new feelings we may create, and the way we may fulfill the viewers. I’m having enjoyable whereas filming however I do additionally fear about every scene. Anyway, I’m joyful that my dream has come true.”
Moon Chae Won shared, “I keep in mind how there was an enormous growth in Korean movies once I was in highschool. After faculty, I’d go to the theater to look at quite a lot of films and dream of being an actress. ‘The King and the Clown‘ was in theaters then, and it elevated Korean movies. I watched the film and regarded up Lee Joon Gi on-line at an web cafe. My associates had been actually into him on the time, and I used to be the identical method. When I first labored with him three years in the past, I believed, ‘Wow, I’m working with an actor I used to see on display screen on the movie show,’ and ‘You by no means know what is going to occur in life.’”
“This is my first time performing as a spouse and as somebody with a baby, however since I’m performing this out along with Lee Joon Gi, I believe we had been destined to reunite in one other challenge,” she mentioned.
“Flower of Evil” premieres on July 29, and will probably be out there on Viki! Check out a teaser under:
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