“Seol In Ah Talks About Working With Kim Jung Hyun, Shin Hye Sun, And More About “Mr. Queen”
The historical fusion drama is about a man from modern times whose soul is stuck in the body of a queen from the Joseon dynasty. Shin Hye Sun stars as Kim So Yong, the queen of Joseon, with Blue House chef Jang Bong Hwan’s soul trapped inside her. Kim Jung Hyun plays King Cheoljong, her husband, who on the outside is a frail and ineffective king, but is stronger and sharper than he seems. Seol In Ah stars as Jo Hwa Jin, the first love of King Cheoljong, who opposes Kim So Yong.
I was anxious and feeling pressure because it was my first historical drama in a long time,” Seol In Ah shared.” It was a fun time. I was able to act more freely without the strain I had expected, because the cooperation between the actors, staff, and director was strong.
The actress also addressed the atmosphere on set and how the cast appeared to be their off-camera characters. She shared, “As our respective characters, we joked around. Court Lady Choi (Cha Chung Hwa) and Hong Yeon (Chae Seo Eun) said, ‘Queen, you have to be careful,’ when I approached So Yong. Then, So Yong would slightly glare at me. As usual, we spent time like this as our characters. There were a lot of bloopers, in particular, thanks to Byulgam Hong (Lee Jae Won). It was to the extent where 30 minutes would pass of us just laughing.
“Finally, Seol In Ah spoke of wanting to take on the genre of action in the future and play a role like Villanelle in “Killing Eve” from the BBC. She added that she learned to be easy to go, realized again that there are still so many things to learn, and gained courage by filming “Mr. The actress clarified that this was all due to the audience and asked them to also show a lot of interest in her next film. You can read more about the interview on Naver 1 and Naver 2.