Gong Seung Yeon “My strengths are patience and perseverance .. Son Ye Jin as role model”
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On May 19, The fashion magazine Cosmopolitan has unveiled a solo pictorial of Gong Seung Yeon in Bangkok, Thailand.
In the streets and swimming pools of Bangkok, she boast unique slender legs, while wearing matching stylish sunglasses and bags to suit travelers’ vacations.
The KBS2 new drama “Are You Human Too?” is a more humanized humanoid intelligence robot named Namshin III and a passionate bodyguard Kang Sobong. It is a work that makes us look back on true humanity through the contrast of the growing human beings, which are the incarnations of AI and desire.
Gong Seung Yeon, who plays the role of Kang Sobong, a bodyguard from a martial arts player, went to an action school and revealed the midsummer twilight to make her body like an MMA player.
“It was midsummer when I was preparing for filming. I was training in a training room where no air conditioner was available and each one of my body had to go through a very tough process, I almost went away (give up). It is part of my role” she said enthusiastically. “In fact, I was not able to neglect my training because I also had a real fighting game scene. I was pleasantly led by the joke that I felt that my body was too cold when I filmed it.”
In addition, Gong Seung Yeon said, “I am very tired of myself.” Even though she is an actress who was far from the controversy of acting ability since she was a rookie, she said, “When I saw myself, there was always controversy within me”. When asked about what she thinks is the biggest weapon in the performance as an actor? “Well, if I pick the good aspect, persistence, endurance and keep working hard? And good at staying awake at night?” she showed humble aspect of her. On the other hand, as an actress, she chose Son Ye Jin as a role model and praise her of being an actress who she really wanted to be like.
Gong Seon Yeon also shared her own love and happiness in the interview. Recently, she was introduced to a poem in the book of “시로 납치하다 Abduction of Shiro written by Ryu Sihwa”, which she is deeply resonate with. “I can say that after passing through hardship and adversity, it is very beautiful afterwards. I realized that I was not looking for something but rather finding the source of happiness come from the small
things in everyday life”.
Throughout the interview process, even if you ask any question with a specific joy, you can finish the work with “laughter” and brighten the atmosphere of the scene.
Source: Various Naver News