Lee Sang Yeob talked about his character, his co-stars, and what it was like filming on an island for “Top Star U-Baek” in a latest interview.
“Top Star U-Baek” is a couple of prime star Yoo Baek (performed by Kim Ji Suk) who causes an enormous scandal and is exiled to Yeojeuk Island. There, he experiences sluggish countryside life, and begins a romance with Oh Kang Soon (performed by Jun So Min). Lee Sang Yeob performs Choi Ma Dol, the highest star of Yeojeuk Island, who makes an excellent return house on a deep-sea fishing vessel.
On why he selected to seem within the drama and his co-stars, Lee Sang Yeob shared, “I’ve all the time needed to work with [Kim Ji Suk and Jun So Min]. Kim Ji Suk is admittedly type and is somebody who makes others really feel comfy. Though we haven’t had plenty of scenes collectively but, you may look ahead to the chemistry between Yoo Baek and Choi Ma Dol.”
He continued, “I’m shut with Jun So Min, so every time we movie, it’s mainly an adlib battle as we preserve pouring out ad-lib after ad-lib. I feel if director Yoo Hak Chan didn’t cease us, we may preserve going for hours. I feel it could be enjoyable for viewers to guess what is within the script and what are ad-libs whereas watching the drama.”
As all of the filming for the drama takes place on Daemo Island, Lee Sang Yeob was then requested three issues the island did have and didn’t have. He remarked, “I spent round two months with the actors and employees members. I’m happiest that Daemo Island has a meals truck, barnacles to eat as aspect dishes whereas consuming, and Oh Kang Soon, who I like probably the most in your complete world.” He laughed and added, “However, there’s no commonly-seen comfort shops or Wi-Fi. I’m probably the most unhappy about there being no claw machine, which I actually like.”
Lee Sang Yeob then talked about his character Choi Ma Dol. He laughed and commented, “Choi Ma Dol’s allure comes from his child-like whimsy, cheekiness, and his charismatic masculinity. His distinctive outdated man vibes will tackle Yoo Baek’s coolness.”
When requested what three issues have been wanted to develop into Yeojeuk Island’s prime star, and the way comparable he and his character have been, he answered, “To be a prime star like Sailor Choi, you want wit, refreshing taciturnity, and a friendliness that’s borderline nosy. I feel out of these, the joking round and wittiness is the half that’s most much like me.” He laughed and commented, “I don’t have Choi Ma Dol’s taciturnity or friendliness, so I’m going to attempt to be taught utilizing this chance.”
“Top Star U-Baek” will air its first episode on November 16 at 11 p.m. KST.
Check out teasers for the drama here!