Interview

Han So Hee Talks About The Changes In Her Life After The Success Of “The World Of The Married”, Future Plans & More

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Delivering an impressive performance in The World Of The Married, Han So Hee has been the talk of the town.

The unprecedented popularity of The World Of The Married has given massive recognition to some of the rising stars. Among them, is Han So Hee who played the part of Yeo Da Kyung, the mistress in the story.

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In an interview, the 25-year old actress shared her views on the success of the drama. Han So Hee said that she was astonished at the overwhelming response received from audiences.

She further stated, “My life has completely changed. I don’t think this is something that I have achieved by myself. However, I’m grateful for all the attention, though I am also aware of the burden that comes along with it.”

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How Han So Hee’s co-stars have supported her

Speaking about her co-actors, Han So Hee claimed that she was nervous acting alongside big names. Nevertheless, the actress was able hold her ground because of the helpful hands of Kim Hee Ae and Park Hae Joon.

Expressing her admiration for Kim Hee Ae, she narrated how the veteran actress would come fully prepared, embossed as her character, Ji Sun Woo. Han also admitted that she found it difficult to approach the older actress since she was so focused on the role.

Yet still, the younger actress only had to follow the flow of her senior and she was able emote her character’s feelings. Furthermore, Kim also reacted to her junior’s actions off-screen, which gave her a boost to prepare for the shoot.

Executing the love scenes

The World Of The Married has a lot of bold scenes that features Han So Hee and Park Hae Joon. Han So Hee disclosed that she did not find it difficult to film those scenes as she received proper guidance from Park and director, Mo Wan Il.

Regarding the work that went behind those scenes, the actress said, “Prior to recording, we had practiced the intimate scenes multiple times. Rather than presenting it as obscene, the director wanted the relationship between the two characters to appear as if they were really in love.”

Han So Hee also added, “Initially, I found it embarrassing, but Park Hae Joon told me to think as if we were shooting an action sequence. The set of steps for those scenes were already laid down and we only had to follow them as it is.”

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Dealing with negative reactions

Because, she played the role of an adulteress, Han So Hee had also received a lot of hate comments.

Conveying her thoughts on that matter, the actress said that she thought it was interesting to observe the amount of attention, the drama had received. She also acknowledged that while some people sent her hateful messages, there were fans who took her side as well.

Way ahead

When asked about her plans for the future, So Hee replied, “Instead of clinging to what is already there, I want to take a step forward, no matter how small it is.”

“I would want to take on a work that would add some more attributes to my acting skills even if it is of small significance. Also, I think I need to part from Yeo Da Kyung before I move on to the next work,” she continued.

Han So Hee made her acting debut in the year 2017, with the drama, Reunited Worlds. Post that, she has appeared in dramas like Money Flower, 100 Days My Prince and Abyss.

Her acting performance in The World Of The Married has also earned her the nomination for Best New Actress at the 56th Baeksang Arts Awards.


Source: Korea Herald

Image Credit: jTBC

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