"There's no limitation to what role I can play. I will do whatever and build my experience. But if there is a genre I would like to try one day, it's noire. I'm known as a 'sweet guy' because of past characters, but I think I'm a tough guy. I think I can appeal as a manly character".
Kwak Si-yang is closer to being a real actor he wishes to be with his role of a murderer in the movie "The Witness". The typical image of him being dandy is nowhere to be seen, and he's a completely different person. He still dreams of change.
Kwak Si-yang says, "I feel awkward about this character, but I'm happy I get to show you something different. It wasn't easy, but [the hardship] will all go away if I hear that I did a good job".
"The current competition is "Mission Impossible 6" and "Along With the Gods: The Last 49 Days", as well as "The Spy Gone North". We worried that our competition was too strong, but we are completely different in genre and we are attractive on our own, so I'm sure we'll put up a good fight".
He claims "The Witness" is a scary thriller. He thinks it has much potential amongst the bigger competition.
"The keyword to "The Witness" is 'reality'. The things that happen in the drama are very possible in real life and the tension is built around what could happen to us at any time. The most ordinary things are the scariest. That was our difference in making the movie".
Kwak Si-yang is a terrible murderer in the drama, but what if he was a witness? He said he'd think about it, but wouldn't be able to report so easily. "I imagined what it would be like if I made eye contact with the murderer from my balcony. I could make up my mind in the end, but thinking about my family, I don't think I could".
"I was excited to be able to do something new when I saw the scenario. I wondered what the audience would think. There were a lot of obstacles, but we managed to get through it with lots of help and moreover, I'm just happy the movie turned out well. The movie gives you something to think about and I'm proud to have been a part of it".
"It's going to take time, but I want to be a trustworthy actor one day. I'm only just beginning so I have many hills to climb. I want to become like Lee Sung-min".
Source : star.mk.co.kr/new/vie...Copy & paste guideline for this article
"[Interview] Kwak Si-yang Says He Is a Tough Guy"
by HanCinema is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported License.
Based on a work from this source
Song Hye-kyo to Come Back With Park Bo-gum in "Encounter"
Song Hye-kyo who got married last year is finally coming back with a tvN drama called "Encounter".,...More
[Spoiler] "Voice 2" Kwon Yool, the Greatest Murderer With an Innocent Face
Bang Je-soo (Kwon Yool) finally appeared with a deadly warning for the Golden Time team on the lat,...More
[Spoiler] "Let Me Introduce Her" Jo Hyun-jae Goes Mad
On the latest episode of the SBS drama "Let Me Introduce Her", Kang Chan-gi (Jo Hyun-jae) went mad,...More
Subscribe to HanCinema Pure to remove ads from the website (not for episode and movie videos) for US$0.99 monthly or US$7.99 yearly (you can cancel anytime). The first step is to be a member, please click here : Sign up, then a subscribe button will show up.