Kim Soo-hyun and Kim Ji-won's first meeting, the beginning of the romance of the century
Kim Soo-hyun and Kim Ji-won's first meeting, the beginning of the romance of the century
Kim Soo-hyun and Kim Ji-won open the romance of the century through tvN's new Saturday-Sunday drama 'Queen of Tears.'

On the 31st, 'Queen of Tears' released the script reading site. 'Queen of Tears' tells the dizzying crisis and miraculous restart of love between Hong Hae-in (played by Kim Ji-won), the third generation of the Queen's Group conglomerate and the queen of department stores, and Baek Hyun-woo (played by Kim Soo-hyun), the son of Yongduri's head and a supermarket prince, married for three years. Put it in.

Kim Soo-hyun (as Baek Hyun-woo), Kim Ji-won (as Hong Hae-in), Park Seong-hoon (as Yoon Eun-seong), Kwak Dong-yeon (as Hong Soo-cheol), Joo-bin Lee (as Cheon Da-hye), Kim Gap-soo (as Hong Man-dae), Lee Mi-sook (as Mo Seul-hee), Jeong Jin-young (as Hong Beom-jun) The lineup of the Queens family and Yongdu-ri family, including Na Young-hee (as Kim Seon-hwa), Kim Jeong-nan (as Hong Beom-ja), Jeon Bae-soo (as Baek Du-gwan), Hwang Young-hee (as Jeon Bong-ae), Kim Do-hyeon (as Baek Hyun-tae), and Jang Yun-ju (as Baek Mi-seon). Interest is growing. The script reading scene where the actors work together for the first time has been revealed, making 'Queen of Tears' even more curious.

At the script reading on this day, the main characters who will lead the work, including writer Park Ji-eun, who was in charge of writing, and directors Jang Young-woo and Kim Hee-won, who were in charge of directing, gathered together to match their lines. When the script reading began with director Jang Young-woo's greeting, "We'll have fun, laugh and cry together, and hope you'll all be happy," the actors instantly fell in love with their characters.

Kim Soo-hyun, who plays the role of Queens Group's legal director Baek Hyun-woo, blends his cool-headed voice with a subtle emotion of being intimidated by the power of his conglomerate wife's family but pretending to be calm on the outside. With her cynical tone and fierce eyes, Kim Ji-won has already shown herself as the character of Hong Hae-in, the representative of Queens Department Store, the world's most exclusive child.

In particular, the acting of Kim Soo-hyun and Kim Ji-won, who digest the emotional changes of Baek Hyun-woo and Hong Hae-in, who whisper their affection for each other on certain days despite clashing with each other due to differences of opinion within the company, shone. The synergy between the two actors, who lead the play by making eye contact while exchanging lines, heightened curiosity about the romance of the century.

Meanwhile, Park Seong-hoon played the role of investment expert Yoon Eun-seong, forming a close relationship with Queens Group, adding a strange tension to the romance. Kwak Dong-yeon and Ju-bin Lee, who played Hong Hae-in's younger brother Hong Soo-cheol and his wife Cheon Da-hye, made the people gathered at the scene soar with their cute tiki-taka.

The performances of the Queens family Kim Gap-su, Lee Mi-sook, Jeong Jin-young, Na Young-hee, and Kim Jeong-nan, who became in-laws through the marriage of Baek Hyun-woo and Hong Hae-in, and the Yongduri family members Jeon Bae-su, Hwang Young-hee, Kim Do-hyun, and Jang Yoon-ju, also stood out. The Queens Family showed off their fresh charm with their unusual vocabulary, symbolizing that they are conglomerates to their core. The Yongdu-ri family brought liveliness to the script reading by adding friendliness and speaking in a traditional dialect as they were local people.

In this way, the actors filled out the story of the ‘Queen of Tears’ step by step, coloring characters with strong personalities in their own colors. Depending on the romance between Baek Hyun-woo and Hong Hae-in, as well as the war of nerves between two families living in opposite worlds, various emotions such as excitement, tension, and joy lingered in the scene. Accordingly, expectations are high as to what 'Queen of Tears' will be like, which announced the start of its full-fledged voyage with a script reading filled with the actors' passion.

‘Queen of Tears’ will premiere in March.

Kang Min-kyung, Ten Asia reporter translated by google