“Hee Soo” is the primary installment within the 2021 KBS Drama Special, an annual assortment of short-form dramas which are one or two episodes every. “Hee Soo” is a sci-fi thriller a couple of married couple mourning the loss of life of their beloved daughter and the emergence of digital actuality expertise that creates a rift between them.
Jun So Min stars as Hwang Joo Eun, a girl who makes use of VR expertise to cling to the reminiscence of her misplaced little one. Park Sung Hoon stars as Go Tae Hoon, who’s pressured to observe as his spouse turns into ensnared right into a false universe out of grief for his or her little one.
PD Choi Sang Yeol mentioned, “How to portray the VR universe and how to portray the characters that show up in VR, was one of my biggest concerns. Should I make it all CG or just the background? Should I add effects to the characters? Or do I just make them realistic with the idea that technology has so far advanced to make that possible? I decided to go with the realistic option and I think that results-wise that was the best decision.”
Jun So Min shared that her motive for showing in “Hee Soo” was to behave in a picture she’d by no means tried earlier than. “None of my colleagues who have seen it have gotten back to me yet,” she mentioned. “[Lovelyz’s] Mijoo told me that I looked cool in my proper job as an actor, but I was embarrassed.”
She continued, “I don’t have a child of my own, but I have friends who are working and raising a child at the same time, like my character Joo Eun. I wanted to show a friendly, natural image as a mother in the drama. Since there’s a wide spectrum of emotions for the role, I tried to express it as much as possible in the script reading. But the director suggested that I take those overflowing feelings and channel it more firmly inward and toward my energy instead.”
Jun So Min added, “It might feel unfamiliar to see me acting as a mom, but I wanted to change up my image with something unfamiliar like that. I wanted to expand my acting spectrum and I think that I succeeded at that goal.”
Park Sung Hoon mentioned, “When I read the script, it was really interesting. Jun So Min was cast first, so I had no reason to hesitate. I liked the idea of taking on a new challenge together with her.”
Asked how he would react in the same circumstance as his character, he replied, “It’s a really difficult thing to imagine. I think that our project is asking such a question of viewers, so I hope that this can be an opportunity for viewers to think about various things while watching it.”
Jun So Min and Park Sung Hoon labored collectively within the 2018 KBS Drama Special “Review Notebook of My Embarrassing Days.” Jun So Min mentioned, “I was really happy to be working with Park Sung Hoon again. I didn’t expect that they’d cast someone that I was already familiar with, but when I heard the news, I was so happy that I exclaimed. I think it will be a good project for both of us.”
“Hee Soo” aired on October 22 at 11:25 p.m. KST and was out there two weeks earlier on streaming platforms wavve and Btv.
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