The primary season of Kim Dong Jun’s newest drama, “Chief of Workers,” lately got here to a conclusion.
Following the ending, the idol-turned-actor participated in an interview to speak about numerous matters regarding his profession.
First off, Kim Dong Jun talked about his anticipation for the viewership scores of the second season of “Chief of Workers.” He stated, “As season one led to a dramatic trend, I believe you’ll stay up for [season two] extra. When you’ve seen season one, you’ll have a greater understanding [of the story], so please anticipate it. If I describe it as a sporting occasion, the primary half is over and now it’s the halftime. That is the method of making an attempt to get to the second half.”
When requested if he had any similarities to his character Han Do Kyung, he answered, “I assumed plenty of occasions after I began as a trainee. It was step one in society away from the fence of faculty, house and household. I believe that’s after I began to be a trainee in my life. I might relate to why he was so nervous and hard-working. Once I first got here in as a trainee, I additionally didn’t wish to miss out on the tales of each one among my the employees, senior artists, and junior artists. I used to be all the time tense. Due to this fact, I turned very empathetic to those that are within the early years of society. The rationale why interns make errors is as a result of they don’t know something. In the event that they knew every thing, the phrase ‘internship’ or ‘social newbie’ wouldn’t apply to them.”
Kim Dong Jun was requested how he ready for his position, and he stated, “I realized whereas visiting two places of work of the Nationwide Meeting. I noticed how issues went. The aide defined that if you consider it merely, that is your organization. I heard that interns go round many congressional places of work to get a stamp on a royalty or three way partnership. I attempted to specific myself that method after listening to the reason that it’s a step-by-step course of.”
Regarding the attainable relationship with Lee Elijah‘s character, he stated, “I don’t know something clearly, however I’m wanting ahead to it. At first, I couldn’t have that a lot romance due to work, however as I be taught lots from my boss, I really feel like I can develop emotions whereas wanting as much as them. I’m wanting ahead to it.”
Kim Dong Jun additionally talked about his respect for Lee Jung Jae, saying, “Principally, he has good manners and takes excellent care of the crew. Everybody on the set likes Lee Jung Jae. He’s the object of admiration and an actor who can mingle with many individuals. And after I was performing, I noticed the entire thing. He considered directing and performing with the director and took the path to maneuver on collectively. I wish to be such an actor sooner or later. He didn’t let go of the script although he was busy.”
When requested about what he realized from this drama, he shared, “I noticed I didn’t know a lot about politics. The director repeatedly requested questions, so I revealed a report and studied. I additionally went to the Nationwide Meeting by subway to get a really feel for the morning commute. I noticed lots of people’s faces on my method. I used to be already working onerous, however I assumed I ought to work more durable sooner or later. I additionally realized that it might take plenty of effort for a invoice to be proposed. That’s why I watch the information typically as of late.”
Moreover, Kim Dong Jun talked about how he modified as an individual. He stated, “I assumed I ought to know lots in regards to the world. I handled labor legislation within the drama, however I didn’t know a lot about it. It got here to my thoughts that extra individuals ought to be protected by the legislation. I used to be hit by actuality. I believe we have to know lots so we are able to take a look at the entire scenario correctly.”
Kim Dong Jun was requested whether or not performing or singing is less complicated, and he replied, “There’s nothing simple on the planet. However I believe every thing has its personal benefit. As a singer, I believe I’m a brief distance runner and as an actor, I believe I’m a protracted distance runner. The vacation spot for marathoners and 100 meter runners is the end line that runs towards the top. The center is similar and the medal is similar. It’s not like I can swap one out for the opposite. It appears to be the distinction in time. The stage will include all the greatest performances in three or 4 minutes, and dramas and films will likely be for much longer than that. The stage will get suggestions proper in entrance of it, and the drama will get suggestions on a composite video when it’s aired. It’s the identical, however I believe there’s a slight distinction.”
He talked about ZE:A and stated, “Once I met [Im] Siwan after he discharged [from the military] and instructed him I used to be filming ‘Chief of Workers’, he congratulated me. He suggested I ought to talk about lots with the director whereas performing. The opposite members gave me suggestions as nicely.”
When requested if he missed group actions, Kim Dong Jun candidly answered, “We really feel like a household now. At a younger age, we shared pleasure and sorrow with one another whereas dwelling within the dorm. Time flies when we meet as a result of we discuss lots. Earlier in the midst of the interview, I obtained textual content messages from them. If we make an effort from our respective positions, perhaps we are able to meet once more sometime.”
Kim Dong Jun additionally mentioned his future plans as a singer. He defined, “I lately participated in singer Ben’s tune. I participated within the curiosity to know if individuals would acknowledge my voice. It was wonderful as a result of our followers acknowledged me straight away. After I moved businesses, I take into consideration albums lots. I believe it’s as a result of I’m the one actor within the company and everyone seems to be a singer. It’s brief, however I’ve recorded thrice lately.”
He shared his normal of happiness, saying, “I discover happiness in easy and trivial issues. I haven’t had a break in years. I used to be so busy that I didn’t know what to do after I took a break. When requested about my interest, I stated it was simply train, however exercising will be troublesome, so I don’t prefer it. I believe I preferred to speak with individuals. I stroll lots as of late. I’m making an attempt to really feel the environment. I believe I will be completely satisfied solely after I really feel this variation whereas on the lookout for one thing I haven’t seen. And I just like the bicycles which can be run by the town of Seoul. I’m utilizing them.
Lastly, Kim Dong Jun opened up about his plans for the second half of the 12 months by sharing that he thinks he’ll end and finish this 12 months with “Chief of Workers” and famous that he ought to put together for the approaching spring.”
Season Two will start filming as early as the top of this month and is aimed to premiere in mid-November.
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