Lee Kwang Soo sat down for an insightful “tipsy interview” with Ilgan Sports!
The interviewer talked about to the actor that he was named Best Supporting Actor on the 56th Baeksang Arts Awards in June for his efficiency within the movie “Inseparable Bros,” and so they requested how he felt when his identify was known as.
“I used to be very nervous, and I additionally actually hadn’t anticipated it in any respect,” he mentioned. “It was such an honor simply to be nominated, so I went to the ceremony with the purpose of simply celebrating, and I used to be so stunned. It was unbelievable and I received choked up.”
Lee Kwang Soo shared that he’s watched the video of himself accepting the award loads, commenting that there have been a number of factors the place he was getting emotional whereas going up on stage however he did job at holding it in.
“I obtained extra congratulations than I do on my birthday,” he mentioned. He shared that Yoo Jae Suk had given him some life like recommendation, saying, “I actually, actually congratulate you, however it might turn into an argument so be cautious for now.” His “Inseparable Bros” co-star Shin Ha Kyun had thanked him for mentioning his drama.
“Lots of people favored the movie when it got here out, however I did really feel a bit disenchanted as a result of I had hoped that extra folks would really like it,” he mentioned. “Some of the senior actors who had been there comforted me by saying, ‘I haven’t seen the film but however I positively will,’ and I used to be additionally informed, ‘Your efficiency was really nice. I used to be supporting you and I’m glad you received. Congratulations.’ It felt very new to me.”
When requested whether or not Yoo Jae Suk’s remark had been a joke, Lee Kwang Soo replied with fun, “It was half a joke and half honest… Because of social distancing, we had been a bit far aside however he was nonetheless within the seat subsequent to me. When my identify was known as, there wasn’t anybody close to me so I regarded over at Yoo Jae Suk, and he wasn’t taking a look at me [laughs]. He was in all probability doing that as a result of we needed to be social distancing, however my feelings and his appeared very totally different.”
The interviewer requested if that was why he hadn’t proven a lot of a response when Yoo Jae Suk obtained his personal award that evening. Lee Kwang Soo laughed, “No, it wasn’t actually like that. During the break after the primary half, he gave me a hug. We’re a bit too embarrassed about saying one thing like ‘Congratulations’ to one another so we didn’t say something extra, however I used to be completely satisfied to be getting an award together with him.”
“We labored nicely collectively on set,” he mentioned. “He all the time dotes on me [laughs]. He calls me his ‘favourite actor.’ When the director known as ‘Cut,’ he’d reward me by saying, ‘Oh, my favourite actor’ and luxury me, and so I bear in mind having time filming. The environment was totally different on ‘Three Meals a Day,’ however after it aired there have been pictures going round on-line of me pulling type of ridiculous and frowning expressions.” He added with fun, “I had no thought my face regarded like that.”
The actor was requested if he’s pals with the solid of the upcoming movie “The Pirates 2.”
“Since I’ve been doing ‘Running Man’ for 10 years, I’ve met most individuals once they’ve come on as company,” he shared. “In Kang Ha Neul‘s case, I labored with him in my debut movie ‘Battlefield Heroes.’ It was his first movie and mine too. We had been each the youngest on set and it was the primary film for each of us, so we’d stick collectively within the nook [laughs].”
“I’m already pals with Han Hyo Joo, however we met within the drama ‘Jewel in the Crown,’” he mentioned. “I additionally appeared with Kwon Sang Woo in ‘The Accidental Detective 2: In Action.’ EXO‘s Sehun is a member of the Neflix selection present ‘Busted!’ and I knew Chae Soo Bin as a result of we’re labelmates.”
When requested if he purposely focuses on movies, Lee Kwang Soo mentioned that’s not the case. “I haven’t had any explicit plans to only do movies, however I obtained scripts on the proper time, and I selected them as a result of they had been initiatives I needed to do.”
It was additionally talked about that it could be unimaginable to not deliver up “Running Man” in an interview with him, and he was requested how lengthy he’s planning to look on the present.
“I’ll maintain doing it so long as the present isn’t canceled?” he mentioned with fun. He additionally commented, “I believe that I’m who I’m right this moment due to ‘Running Man.’ I adore it.”
When requested if the members have ever argued prior to now 10 years, Lee Kwang Soo mentioned, “As far as I do know, no. The older members are all the time saying, ‘There aren’t many groups that get alongside so nicely.’ Of course, there’s been a disaster about this system in the previous, however because it was because of exterior causes reasonably than inner ones, I believe it made us come even nearer collectively.”
He was additionally requested if “Running Man” is a cause why he doesn’t usually seem in romance initiatives. Lee Kwang Soo defined that he hasn’t but obtained any of that form of script that he’s actually needed to do. “I additionally don’t really feel like, ‘I’ve to do romance, I positively need to,’” he mentioned.
The interviewer commented, “It appears you’re simply experiencing real-life romance,” referring to his relationship with Lee Sun Bin. Lee Kwang Soo laughed for some time earlier than saying, “Should we do a shot?” He added, “We can’t see one another usually however issues are going nicely. Yes.”
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