"The Tale of Nokdu" Kim So-hyun's Defining Character
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Kim So-hyun's character has caused a stir.
Prior to their wedding, Dong-joo told Nok-doo, "I'm going to live happily with you. For a long time, forever. So cry on my shoulder if you have to and laugh with me about the good things, just like now".
Kim So-hyun has successfully played different characters every year and this time she played Dong Dong-joo, a character who has a painful past behind her imposing appearance.
Dong Dong-joo was able to mesmerize the viewers because Kim So-hyun blended so well with her character. She was able to make everyone cry with her painful moments and deliver her delicate emotions through every inch of her expression. Her speech, her gaze and every detail of her actions added to her sincerity and created a Dong Dong-joo that no one else could have played better.
"The Tale of Nokdu", which is based on a webtoon, is about Jeon Nok-doo, a man who dresses up as a woman to sneak into a mysterious village for widows. The drama made an impact right away.
"The Tale of Nokdu" is directed by Kang Soo-yeon-II, Kim Dong-hwi, written by Baek So-yeon, Lim Ye-jin, and features Jang Dong-yoon, Kim So-hyun, Kang Tae-oh, Jung Joon-ho, Kim Tae-woo, Yoon Yoo-sun. Broadcasting information in Korea: 2019/09/30~2019/11/25, Mon, Tue 22:00 on KBS.