The former member who caused a tough time for T-ARA landed her first major role in her acting career.
Ryu Hwayoung he was active as a member of a group of girls T-NOW. She joined the group late, but left after a short time to focus on individual activities.
After leaving T-ARA, Ryu Hwayoung decided to pursue acting rather than pursue an idol career. Playing in supporting roles for several years, she finally got her first major role. In particular, Ryu Hwayoung will transform into the female lead role of Eun Soo in the movie “Exist Within”.
“Exist Within” centers around the writer who lives downstairs, a man who seems to be hiding some secrets. The film aims to stimulate the viewers’ curiosity with strange sounds and mysterious events.
In addition to the film’s exciting story, the fact that Ryu Hwayoung was first cast in the lead role caught the attention of Internet users. This is because it has a negative image in the public eye because of its past controversy.
At the time she retired from T-ARA, Ryu Hwayoung was still slandering her old group. She claimed to have been intimidated, isolated and forced by members to leave the group.
Due to the sharing of the female idol, the audience criticized T-ARA a lot at the time. At the same time, the public also turned away from the group, causing the careers of the members to be destroyed.
It took many years to reveal the truth. It turns out that Ryu Hwayoung has never been bullied, all previous accusations were made up by her to gain audience sympathy.
Ryu Hwayoung’s lie caused the T-ARA to experience difficulties. To the shock of fans, the group finally decided to disband.
After being accused of lying, Ryu Hwayoung’s image collapsed completely. She also suffered criticism and boycott from the public.
Until now, many internet users have not been able to forget about Ryu Hwayoung’s malicious lies. Therefore, when they found out that she got her first lead role, Internet users had a negative reaction:
- You’ve been playing the victim for 5 years, so now you’re in the lead?
- But Ryu Hwayoung’s looks really fit being an actor. I watched the movie and saw that she was behaving well. If I had not known about the scandal beforehand, I would have supported it.
- You ruined T-ara and now you live so well ?!
The movie “Exist Within”, starring Ryu Hwayoung and actor Park Jin Woo, is expected to premiere this October.