k-pop Surf logo

The identity of the actor Ha Jung-woo dreamed of for 17 years, who returned after 2 years thanks to “Narco-Saints”

“Narco-Saints” actor Ha Jung-woo revealed the identity of the actor he wanted to play with since 2005.

Netflix “Narco-Saints“, Which was first released on September 9, is gaining ground. Especially the actor Ha Jung-woowho draws attention with his return from the propofol controversy two years ago, revealed the name of the actor he wanted to work with since 2005.

Actors Ha Jung-woo, Hwang Jung-min, Park Hae-soo, Jo Woo-jin, Yoo Yeon-seok and director Yoon Jong-bin attended a press conference for Netflix’s original series “Narco-Saints” on the 7th September and told different stories.

Ha Jung-woo and Hwang Jung-min are two representative actors of the Korean film industry who boast outstanding acting skills and experience, but “Narco-Saints” is the first time they have both appeared together in the same production.

Ha Jung-woo said: “When I first joined my agency after graduation, he (Hwang Jung-min) looked after me a lot. One of the most memorable moments for me was attending the first press conference on the film “The Unforgiven” in 2005, to encourage me”Expressing his gratitude to Hwang Jung-min who looked after him a lot when he was an aspiring actor.

The actor continued: “Since then, I have dreamed of working with Hwang Jung-min. I didn’t expect it to take so long. I was grateful for every hour I spent with him working on “Narco-Saints”revealing that he had been waiting 17 years to work with Hwang Jung-min.

Upset by Ha Jung-woo’s confession, Hwang Jung-min said jokingly: “What? Did you even dream about it?”And confessed that he also wanted to work with Ha Jung-woo since he was younger. Hwang Jung-min even thanked “Narco-Saints” director Yoon Jong-bin for allowing him a late meeting with Ha Jung-woo in this drama.

In fact, many other actors also wanted to participate in the same production as seasoned actor Hwang Jung-min.

Yoo Yeon-seok, Park Hae-jin, and Jo Woo-jin, who also appeared in Narco-Saints, also confessed that this work was the first time they met Hwang Jung-min and showed respect to the great senior by saying that have long dreamed of performing alongside Hwang Jung-min.

In response to a series of compliments from his juniors, Hwang Jung-min became embarrassed. Since then, Ha Jung-woo has expressed his deep attachment to Hwang Jung-min wherever he went.

On September 13, Ha Jung-woo continued to mention Hwang Jung-min in a media interview. He said, “I felt very comfortable working with him. Since he is a master, he seemed to be under no pressure even while filming the action scenes. He always takes into account other actors, so we can comfortably play together. “showing admiration for Hwang Jung-min’s skill.

He also shared: “I used to think Hwang Jung-min was a terrifying hyung, but after meeting him in person, I realized that he was warmer and more reliable than anyone else. “

Meanwhile, Narco-Saints tells the story of a civilian, falsely accused of being a drug lord who takes control of the South American country of Suriname, accepts a secret NIS mission. Since its premiere on September 9, “Narco-Saints”, which stars many talented actors, has been a box office success.

Source: insight


K-pop news Daily

The latest on what’s moving k-pop world – delivered straight to your inbox




Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *