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Korean Actor Who Performs Iconic Villain Roles Need Folks To Curse At Him When They See Him

He could have performed the villain in your favourite Okay-Drama.

Lately, actor Lee Jeong Hyeon, recognized for enjoying villain roles in Okay-Dramas, shared what he believed was essentially the most satisfying remark to listen to as an actor.

Actor Lee Jeong Hyeon | @vincent_valente_/Instagram

On September 19, Lee Jeong Hyeon, who not too long ago completed season 2 of the Okay-Drama New Recruit, talked about how he confirmed a brand new type of performing that was totally different from the previous via this present.

In New Recruit Season 2, Lee Jeong Hyeon performed Kang Chan Seok, a sergeant who’s the place to begin for varied incidents and accidents throughout the unit. His character persistently harassed his juniors, inflicting him to be transferred to a different unit. Within the new unit, Kang Chan Seok meets depraved, non-commissioned officers who harass him like he has harassed his juniors. He endures their bullying and surprises everybody with a change in his perspective and merciless methods.

Lee Jeong Hyeon in “New Recruit Season 2” | @vincent_valente_/Instagram

Lee Jeong Hyeon said that he believed his character was pretending to be good to outlive however ultimately turned good.

At first, he pretended to be good simply to outlive. Folks don’t change so simply and all of the sudden. I needed to regularly present how Kang Chan Seok, who initially pretended to be good, was built-in into the group and truly modified.

— Lee Jeong Hyeon

He additional emphasised that he didn’t method the position of Kang Chan Seok as an antagonist in New Recruit Season 2. As an alternative, he aimed to painting him as somebody pretending to be an antagonist. He discovered it gratifying to problem this new position and discovered loads from it.


Lee Jeong Hyeon is thought for enjoying many villainous roles in fashionable Okay-Dramas, however he seems to strategize how he acts for every half meticulously. He performed the Japanese military sergeant Tsuda in Mr. Sunshine and the obsessed Kyeong Mo in Candy Residence. 

Lee Jeong Hyeon in “Mister Sunshine” | tvN

He shared that he practices repeatedly, memorizing strains and scenes from totally different Okay-Dramas when he has free time. He additionally revealed that he tries to painting comparable antagonist characters otherwise as a result of he doesn’t wish to have only one sort of performing he’s recognized for.

Though viewers could not know, I make an effort to painting even comparable antagonist characters otherwise. Antagonistic roles are gratifying, however I fear that if my picture solidifies, I received’t have the ability to survive as an actor… Nonetheless, plainly little by little, persons are beginning to see me in a distinct mild. Kang Chan Seok in New Recruit Season 2 was totally different from earlier antagonists, and within the drama The Forbidden Marriage, I even challenged comedic performing, enjoying a silly character. I really feel slightly little bit of hope that I can proceed doing this job for a very long time.

— Lee Jeong Hyeon

| @vincent_valente_/Instagram

Lee Jeong Hyeon’s efforts in placing particulars to his villainous performing paid off as a result of he shared he’s usually “cursed” by audiences for being efficiently evil on display. When requested what sort of remark makes him the happiest as an actor, Lee Jeong Byeong shared that he “needed them to curse at him.

Lee Jeong Hyeon in “The Forbidden Marriage” | @vincent_valente_/Instagram

Lee Jeong Hyeon debuted within the leisure business with a submission to a Japanese males’s wax Gatsby industrial contest in 2014, then regularly constructed his filmography by taking over supporting and minor roles in varied works. After graduating from Yongin College’s Judo Division, he studied in Japan and discovered Japanese earlier than dreaming of changing into an actor. He appeared as Toyotomi Hideyoshi within the drama Imjin Struggle 1592 (2016), as a patriotic group member within the film Anarchist from Colony (2016), and plenty of extra.

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