“The Sound of Magic” co-stars Ji Chang Wook and Choi Sung Eun are featured on W Korea!
Netflix’s “The Sound of Magic” is a fantasy musical drama in regards to the story that unfolds when the mysterious magician Rieul (Ji Chang Wook) all of the sudden seems in entrance of a woman named Yoon Ah Yi (Choi Sung Eun), who has misplaced your desires. and his classmate named Na Il Deung (Hwang In Yeop), who’s being pressured to dream.
The 2 actors shared what made them select this drama with Ji Chang Wook explaining, “That was my first thought when studying the script. ‘That is my story.’ The poverty and worries of highschool scholar Yoon Ah Yi that Sung Eun portrays. How In Yeop’s character Na Il Deung worries about his grades and his future. I remembered my adolescence.”
Ji Chang Wook continued, “[In my teens,] I used to be so pressured about my grades too. There was additionally a interval when [life] it was arduous to cope with as a result of my household was going by way of a tough time. The sight of Yoon Ah Yi not figuring out what to do due to his battle with poverty touched sure reminiscences. After I take into consideration these two, I really feel harm and unhappy, so I need to assist them. That is why I selected this venture.”
Choi Sung Eun shared, “Earlier than getting into this venture, I first watched the webtoon. I questioned how this lovely, lyrical story would contact folks of this era.” She added that she recognized along with her character Yoon Ah Yi and defined, “My emotions of disappointment for her have been larger. I obtained a lot consolation from the phrases magician Rieul shared with Yoon Ah Yi. Particularly phrases like this. “I am not telling you to dwell whereas simply doing the belongings you need to do. I am telling you to do the belongings you need to do as a lot as you do the issues you do not need to do.’”
Ji Chang Wook shared that he understood the drama’s message immediately, explaining, “Being reminded once more of his desires and a bit of little bit of his childhood innocence. Feelings can be completely different for every particular person watching, however by the point you are watching this drama, would not there be an emotional worth to be fulfilled?” He continued: “Specifically, we tried one thing new. With the texture of a musical drama.”
The actor spoke about his character Rieul, saying, “Since Rieul’s character has a fantasy character, I believed loads about specific that and seize her tone and manners. After I act, I am the kind to have plenty of suspicions. I continuously marvel why my character is appearing or speaking this manner. However ultimately, I did not have these suspicions about Rieul. I simply thought, ‘As a result of he is Rieul.’”
Ji Chang Wook expanded on the drama’s message, sharing, “After I was very younger, my father handed away. There was a interval that I had a really troublesome time with my mom. I used to be embarrassed then. After enthusiastic about it, [I learned] I’m somebody who hides when confronted with a troublesome state of affairs. I do not know if it is as a result of I really feel intimidated or if I can not deal with it mentally. As a substitute, I cover and set up my emotions by hypnotizing myself to color my ache in a optimistic gentle. [I say,] ‘That is not an enormous deal within the large image of my life’, ‘If I recover from it effectively, all the things can be significantly better.’”
He continued, “Nonetheless, after I received to college and began ingesting and speaking to different folks, I realised. ‘Oh, I am not the one one who’s having a tough time. I am not essentially the most pitiful particular person on the earth,’ ‘Wow, that particular person should have had such a tough time.’”
Ji Chang Wook added, “After I realized that everybody lives like this, I regularly received over it. I turned capable of share my very own story. If I had found this sooner, I feel I might have develop into a special particular person. Nonetheless, I feel my childhood disappointment and the time I spent hiding actually helped me develop. Now, it’s not such an sad reminiscence anymore.”
Choi Sung Eun talked about her method to appearing when sharing, “I feel the course I would like to maneuver ahead and alter as a human is similar course I would like to enhance whereas appearing.”
She elaborated, “For instance, I can not simply confide in others. There are additionally occasions after I discover it troublesome to speak. These factors of my character that may be good for me to enhance additionally positively apply to my appearing as distractions. So if I slowly change myself, there can be facets of my appearing that get resolved. Or whereas I work in direction of nice appearing, I may also change like particular person and develop into happier. I’ve plenty of ideas like that today.”
Ji Chang Wook shared her considerations and added, “As I’m additionally an introvert, I had plenty of these ideas. As a result of I believed that if I have been somebody who knew open up and get nearer to others, my appearing expression could be significantly better too. Whereas appearing, my character modified loads too. For starters, I needed to transfer to get snug on set. Now, ‘Human Ji Chang Wook’ comes earlier than ‘Actor Ji Chang Wook’. Appearing is simply my job and I do it as a result of I need to, it is enjoyable and I actually get pleasure from it.”
As a result of touching nature of the drama, in addition to their private connections to it, the actors talked about how Choi Sung Eun cried on her final day on set. Ji Chang Wook revealed that whereas he normally cries simply, he did not cry after the ultimate shoot.
He commented, “After I take into consideration how Rieul will dwell after the story of ‘The Sound of Magic’ involves an finish, Rieul is somebody who sees the world innocently. In case you’re harmless, it is simple to get harm for no motive. I hope Rieul lives with out hurting herself aimlessly like this.”
Choi Sung Eun added, “Rieul is somebody my Yoon Ah Yi is greater than grateful to. It allowed me to understand way more than that. I hope this baby lives with out giving up on his desires. So long as she lives, she is going to inevitably proceed to face difficulties. Every time that occurs, my hope is that she doesn’t give in to actuality.”
The complete interview and images of Ji Chang Wook and Choi Sung Eun can be out there within the Could concern of W Korea. “The Sound of Magic” will premiere on Could 6, and you’ll watch a teaser for the drama right here!
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