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Actor Joo Won Reveals Close Friendship with Choi Kang-hee


Actor Joo Won revealed his close friendship with actress Choi Kang-hee in the Sept. 21 episode of KBS 2TV’s “”Entertainment Weekly”, which featured a guerrilla date with him.

 Joo Won is presently performing in KBS Monday-Tuesday drama ‘Good Doctor’, and gaining a good response from viewers.
Prior to the broadcast, Choi Kang-hee said in an interview, “I start to work from the early hours of the morning and Joo Won is one of my few friends who is awake at that time, so we have connected.” Joo Won boasted of his close friendship with Choi, saying “Healing takes place whenever I meet Choi. I feel refreshed in mind.”
Asked what kind of actor he wants to be Joo Won said, “I’ve wanted to be an actor since I was a high school student. I want to be of the same mind regardless of my position.”

Joowon thanks fans for supporting him in ‘Good Doctor’

Joowon has been receiving praise for his acting skills on KBS 2TV‘s ‘Good Doctor‘. The hot actor plays the character of Park Sion, a pediatric hospital resident with savant syndrome.

Joowon thanked fans for the support and revealed the story behind his role. He said, “Before we began filming, I frequently visited treatment centers. I met with the manager there often who shared a lot of stories with me, and I was also introduced to many autistic patients. Through my meetings with them, I witnessed a lot and was moved.

He continued, “I was extremely worried, but I’m so happy because viewers have been giving such positive feedback. It gives me strength.

He also said the boss at the treatment center sent him an encouraging text message that read, “Thank you for portraying your role so surprisingly well. I look forward to seeing your romantic scenes too.”


Park Ki Woong Compliments Joo Won’s Acting in “Good Doctor”

Park Ki Woong

Actor Park Ki Woong recently praised Joo Won on his acting for KBS2 drama “Good Doctor,” according to Sports World News.

On August 5, Park Ki Woong tweeted a picture with the caption, “Add a great director, a great cast, and a great story together, and it equals one great product. I got really excited while watching the first episode. Applause for the production staff that allowed these characters to show their diversity! ‘Good Doctor,’ hwaiting! I know since I’ve acted the part of a similar character, but Joo Won, you’ve done a much better job than this hyung. Good job.”

“Good Doctor” aired its first episode on August 5. Joo Won plays the character of Park Si On, an autistic doctor with Savant Syndrome. Joo Won talked to himself, hunched over, and there was no sparkle in his eye. Park Ki Woong must have been really impressed by Joo Won’s acting.

Netizens commented, “Is ‘Good Doctor’ that good?” “If Park Ki Woong complimented Joo Won like that, Joo Won must have done a perfect job,” and “I watched it, and I know what he means.”


Joo Won Was Mistaken for Kang Dong Won Before Debuting

Joo Won and Kang Dong Won

Actor Joo Won revealed an incident that resulted from his resemblance to Kang Dong Won, according to My Daily News.

On a recent episode of KBS2’s “Happy Together 3,” Joo Won mentioned, “Before I debuted, I was mistaken for Kang Dong Won.”

He added, “On my way home from a concert one day, a girl shouted, ‘It’s Kang Dong Won!’ In a matter of seconds, I was the center of attention. A group of female students really thought I was him so when they surrounded me, they took my bag and hat.”

Joo Won continued, “My friend was next to me, and he had to restrain another group of female students who were running towards us. But these girls thought, ‘That must be his manager trying to block the fans,’ so more fan girls kept coming at us.” The entire studio started laughing after hearing about the incident.

In other news, Joo Won’s drama “Good Doctor,” featuring Joo Sang Wook, Jung Man Shik, and Kim Young Kwang, will broadcast episodes starting August 1.


Joo Won is dashing in a white coat for upcoming KBS 2TV drama ‘Good Doctor’

Joo Won donned his first ever white coat for the upcoming KBS 2TV drama ‘Good Doctor‘!

The new still cuts show Joo Won in action as a doctor, looking almost as cute as the children he’ll treat as a pediatrician. Joo Won shared, “I wore a white coat for the first time. Once I put it on, it feels good.”

The actor will team up with ‘Ojakgyo BrothersPD Ki Min Soo once again for ‘Good Doctor’, which portrays the story of love and hardship in a pediatric surgery center of a university hospital.

SEE ALSO: Joo Won and Kim Ah Joong begin testing out their chemistry in upcoming movie ‘Only You’

‘Good Doctor’ will premiere following ‘Shark‘ on August 5!


′Good Doctor′ Releases Stills from First Shoot Featuring Joo Won and Moon Chae Won

Joo Won and Moon Chae Won got together in a curious situation.

The two actors have been preparing for their upcoming drama, KBS′ Good Doctor. Joo Won will take up the role of Park Si On, a man with savant syndrome, while Moon Chae Won will be surgeon fellow Cha Yoon Seo.

Recently, the drama′s producers have released shots from their first shoot together. Joo Won seems to be sifting through a pile of garbage in search of something, while Moon Chae Won stares on with a surprised expression.

The shoot took place on June 28 in Bundang, Gyeonggi-do. As soon as they spotted each other, they exchanged friendly greetings, and helped each other practice their lines by reading their scripts side by side.

Despite its being their first time acting together, the two boasted great teamwork once the cameras started rolling, and though the scene was a difficult one with many subtle emotions, they pulled it off.

They especially seemed to feel comfortable near each other as they are only one year apart in age. They would don serious expressions on their faces when the cameras were rolling, but then loosen up when they turned off, laughing and teasing each other.

A rep from the drama′s production company Logos Film said, “Staff were all for praising the two because Joo Won and Moon Chae Won exceeded expectations with their teamwork as a couple. You can look forward to seeing a new side to Joo Won and Moon Chae Won in Good Doctor.”

Good Doctor is about how the autistic Park Si On becomes a pediatric surgeon after overcoming prejudice against him.

It will air in Shark′s time slot from August 5.

Photo credit: Logos Film


Joo Won Drags His Luggage onto the Set of ‘Good Doctor’

Preparing for a new drama, Joo Won came running with his luggage to the set of KBS’ Good Doctor.

The photo released on July 8 gave first looks at the new drama as Joo Won dressed up in a clean, dark grey suit as he walked with a mission. The photos were from the first shooting of Good Doctor, which took place on June 17 in Gwangmyung Station.

Good Doctor is a medical drama that focuses in pediatric surgeries.

It will begin on August 5.

Photo Credit: Logos Film