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Actors Han Chae Young and Jung Il Woo showed off their friendship during a Chinese awards ceremony.
On June 16, Han Chae Young posted on her Weibo, “It was great seeing you in China,” along with a photo.
Following The Sun and Moon′s recent nomination, Jung Il Woo has collected an award on behalf of drama in Shanghai.
The Shanghai TV Festival kicked off in Shanghai from June 11 through June 15.
At the festival, The Sun and the Moon was nominated for a Magnolia Award in the category of Best Foreign TV Series. Jung Il Woo, who was specially invited, attended the award ceremony on June 15.
On that night The Sun and the Moon ended up winning silver which Jung Il Woo went up to collect on behalf of the drama.
Ilwoo is featured in the latest issue of ePOP magazine, which also features Big Bang, 2NE1 and Kang Sora! Read on for fy!iw’s translation of the article!
The love between King Lee Hwon and Wol in the Korean drama The Moon That Embraces The Sun was touching indeed, but viewers were also moved by Yang Myeong, who faithfully and silently remained by Wol’s side! And while Jung Il Woo, who played Yang Myeong, was happy to have been able to touch viewers’ hearts, he’s even more thankful to have matured even more through this series! Where exactly does Yang Myeong stand in his life? Let’s find out!
Q: Your roles in 49 Days, Flower Boy Ramen Shop and Moon Embraces Sun were all vastly different. How exactly do you choose a role?
JIW: Other actors may make their decision based on the who the director, writer, producer, or fellow cast members are, but as for me, if the role is something that resonates with me, I would accept the role without hesitation. My reason for choosing Moon Embraces Sun had a lot to do with my mother and older sister’s persuasion. In the past, my mother watched Tears of the Dragon (a historical drama based on the Joseon dynasty) and mentioned that Prince Yang Nyeong from the show is rather similar to Yang Myeong. My mother even says that when she brings up Tears of the Dragon, she will only think of Yang Nyeong, and so I felt that I really needed to do a role like this at least once. Continue reading
Jung Il Woo expressed his special liking for the actress of young Bo Kyung in The Moon that Embraces the Sun, Kim So Hyun, and that he becomes a close friend with Kim Soo Hyun through the TV series.
In the tvN’s eNews broadcast on March 19th, 2012, Jung Il Woo shared his thoughts on the end of the drama series, behind the scene highlights, incidents during filming and his most memorable scenes.
When asked about who is his ideal type in the drama series, Jung Il Woo said, “Actually every actor has own charm, when seeing Kim So Hyun who played the role of Bo Kyung during childhood era for the first time on celebration party, I feel that she is particularly beautiful.” He also said, “The facial features are very delicate, surely will be especially beautiful when grown up. My own ideal type is female with the kind of character that is hearty and freeness.”
Besides, Jung Il Woo also specially mentioned about the friendship with Kim Soo Hyun built through the drama. He said, “Through this drama, I become close friend with Kim Soo Hyun who is same age with me. Our friendship nobody doesn’t know about it. He has a lot of characteristics which I don’t have, I learn a lot of things from him, he becomes the stimulus for me during the shooting. I feel like make a very chummy friends.”