Park Min Young, the queen of office Kdramas is back with yet another great workplace drama, this time alongside Netflix’s son, Song Kang. This year, Park Min Young will be bringing us weather reports and a heartwarming romance in the drama Forecasting Love and Weather. The actress has earned a cult-like following in the Kdrama industry, thanks to her phenomenal acting abilities. Unlike a lot of other actors, Park Min Young has done only one support role in her more than a decade-long acting career. From being the nosy reporter in Healer, the badass bodyguard in City Hunter, to playing the tragic role of Queen Dangyeong in Queen For Seven Days, Park Min Young has made every role that she plays memorable.
Moreover, Park Min Young has great chemistry with whoever she stars with. All these factors add up to Park Min Young being one of the most sought-after actresses in the Kdrama industry. In a recent interview with Cosmopolitan, Park Min Young talked about her thought process while choosing a project, challenges she faced in Forecasting Love and Weather, and working with Song Kang. Keep on reading to find out what Park Min Young had to say!
Park Min Young Discusses Working With Song Kang
When news came out that the beautiful Park Min Young will be working with Song Kang in a romantic comedy, it is safe that fans absolutely lost their minds. For those of you who have been living sadly under a rock, Song Kang is the new favorite bad boy of the Kdrama world. After playing lead roles in top-tier kdramas such as Love Alarm, Sweet Home, and Navilleria which are all Netflix series, Song Kang has earned himself the title of Netflix’s son. However, in Forecasting Love And Weather, Song Kang plays the role of a clumsy yet highly intelligent young employee at the National Weather Service Headquarters.
On one hand, Song Kang’s character, Lee Shi Woo, is extremely friendly, and on the other Jin Ha Kyung being played by Park Min Young is extremely curt. Speaking about the difficulties she faced in portraying her character, Jin Ha Kyung, she said that it was hard to learn the technical terms in weather forecasting. Additionally, there are a lot of roles to take inspiration from when it comes to a legal or medical drama. However, there have not been many dramas or movies revolving around weather reporting so she stuck to watching documentaries. On working with Song Kang, Park Min Young said that it was an easy slide because Song Kang is just as cheery as his character in the drama.
Park Min Young Talks About Her Offscreen Personality and Upcoming Projects
The actress is known for her chic behavior and attitude in the industry. Upon being asked, if she was a very serious person off-screen, Park Min Young laughed and revealed that she is an ENFP. Furthermore, the actress said that she has never been a model student and likes dancing. She also revealed that just like the MBTI suggests, she is a social butterfly among the outsiders. Next, Park Min Young discussed her early success and what she looks for while choosing a project.
Regarding her quick rise to fame, Park Min Young said that she considers it her responsibility and chooses her projects with a lot of thought, to show how grateful she is. We have to agree with her on this one because any kdrama with Park Min Young in the main cast automatically guarantees an amazing storyline, cinematography, and love story. On her current drama ‘Forecasting Love and Weather‘ Park Min Young said that the concept of two strangers with contrasting personalities really intrigued her. She further added that the drama consists of all the good points that the audience looks for in a workplace drama. We cant wait to watch Park Min Young cast her magic in ‘Forecasting Love and Weather‘.