The countdown to Netflix’s most anticipated Korean drama, My name, it’s started. The K-drama is set to premiere on October 15, starring Han So-hee as Yun Ji-woo. The crime-thriller drama is full of action, stunts and revenge story. Ahead of the drama’s premiere, fans have high hopes for Han as she takes on a character role she has never done before.
From the teaser trailers, to the main trailer to the exclusive Ji-Woo fight clip, fans are in awe of Han’s dedication to his role. He is not the only admirer, as his co-star and director of the K-drama has garnered much praise for his ability to become the actor and the brutal and vengeance-driven Ji-woo.
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Han is still relatively new to his acting career and has gained notoriety for some of his roles in recent years. his new My name The character is a huge change from the way fans have seen him before. In 2018, she played a princess in the historical K-drama. 100 days my prince. For fantasy-romance K-drama abyss, she appeared as the fiancé of the male lead.
It wasn’t until 2020 that Han stunned K-drama fans as Yeo Da-kyung in the highly acclaimed melodrama, wedding world. Han’s popularity soared when he appeared in Netflix’s mature K-drama Even then With Song Kang.
My name There is an entirely different style of K-plays that Han has never explored. “I could see the frustration in the script that there is only one goal of avenging someone and working towards that one goal only. I thought it was a style I hadn’t experienced yet where I would have to use my body to express emotion,” Han explained. sumpy.
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My name This is Han’s first action role since his acting debut. The role of Yun Ji-woo required a lot of stunt work that Han had never done before. According to sumpy, Han knew he needed training and was going to put in a lot of time. For her, the hardest part was working with a partner.
“I felt a lot of pressure not because it was my first time, but also because I’m not alone and I had to coordinate with someone else to make a movement. I was careful even in case I got hurt. It was tough ,” Han explained. Director Kim Jin-min also had a deep word on an actor’s ability to break his comfort level.
“For actors, your appearance and attributes set a lot of limits for you. I always consider that limit to be potential. Actors who break that limit automatically become potential. So it becomes a limit. I asked her two things, ‘Do you want to do it?’ and ‘Are you going to practice?’ She said without hesitation that she wanted to do it. It’s not easy to tell the director personally,” Kim said.
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There’s no denying that Han takes his role for Netflix seriously My name. In the feature video with the cast and director, Park Hee-soon, who plays Choi Moo-jin, explains that Han prepared a lot for the play and gave it his all. Ah say, “I thought she was amazing.”
The video shows Han behind the scenes filming an emotional scene as she sits on the floor crying in a pool of blood. Fans can also see Han performing his fight choreography. According to sumpy, Han went to fight school every day of the week to prepare for his role. She even used to walk around with a knife on the sets to get used to the weapon.
In an interview, director Kim praised Han, saying, “An actress appeared who wanted to do it and said she would, and I believe it became her power to keep that promise.” Kim commented that throwing your body around and fighting doesn’t come easily with many opportunities and is grateful to Han.