With the actor’s gorgeous looks and impressive acting skills, the Hallyu star’s fame has been increasing significantly. Interestingly, Song Kang was also offered to become an idol but he denied it as he remained dedicated to his acting career! Song Kang is a well-known actor who has starred in k-dramas based on webtoons like Navillera, Nevertheless and Sweet Home, and Love Alarm. Webtoon k-dramas contributed to the fame of the actor. In Sweet Home, he portrayed Cha Hyun Soo, who acquires supernatural powers when the world is outrun by monsters.
To star as the main lead of Love Alarm, Song Kang had to compete against nine- hundred applicants and had to defeat them before bagging the role of Hwang Sun Oh. Meanwhile, Song Kang has been offered to star as the main lead of Sweet Home Season 2. However, the actor’s agency Namoo Actors is yet to confirm the presence of Song Kang in the horror K-drama. Song Kang, born on 23 rd of April in Suwon-Si, South Korea is also hailed as the “Son Of Netflix”, because most of the K-dramas he was part of are on Netflix. Forecasting Love And Weather became a huge hit among the spectators. Song Kang opened up about his recent k-drama during his interview with @star1 magazine Korea. He talked about his chemistry with his co-star Park Min Young in the k-drama Forecasting Love And Weather.
Song Kang Talks About His Chemistry With Co-Star Park Min Young In Forecasting Love And Weather:
In the interview with @Star1 magazine, Song Kang talked about his recent K-drama Forecasting Love And Weather, in which he starred as the main lead Lee Shi Woo, alongside Park Min Young. @Star1 is a Seoul-based star and celebrity magazine and for this month’s magazine issue, they featured Sang Kang from JTBC’s Forecasting Love And Weather, which garnered a total of 6.712% viewership rating worldwide. While talking about his role as Lee Shi woo, a free-spirited weather reporter, he mentioned that the character he portrayed in the k-drama is similar to his nature which is being innocent and pure at heart. He said ever the producer of the k-drama approved that there is 100% similarity between Song Kang and Lee Shi Woo.
Other than the similarities between Song Kang and the characters portrayed by him, Song Kang mentioned his concerns about how he felt that Lee Shi Woo was sometimes rude and disrespectful to the superiors of his office. He said that he wondered if that is the character he wanted to portray before the audience. Moreover, he also said that he is not as famous as Lee Shi Woo is among his colleagues.
In coming to the chemistry part between Jin Ha-Kyung, portrayed by Park Min Young, and Lee Shi Woo. Song Kang mentioned how he felt sure and confident about the chemistry between Lee Shi Woo and Jin Ha-Kyung from the very beginning he met Park Min Young. Song Kang said he learned a lot from his co-star Park Min Young. The Forecasting Love and Weather actor also revealed how he appreciates feedback from critics as it helps him to grow and improve for the better. This proves how the actor takes feedback positively and takes that as an opportunity to improve.
The ‘Love Alarm’ Star
After pursuing Film Arts at a University in South Korea, the actor began his acting career in 2015 and since then has appeared in numerous k-Dramas and movies. Before he finally got the opportunity to star as Hwang Sun Oh in the famous drama Love Alarm. The actor shot to fame after appearing as the main lead in popular K-dramas such as Navillera, Nevertheless, Love Alarm 2, and Sweet Home. The 27-year-old actor bagged the ACCA Excellence Award for his role in the drama Sweet Home. He also won the Character of The Year Award for the K-drama. In 2021, Song Kang won the Rising Star award.
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