“Bridal Mask” Star Joo Won Says He and Uee Almost Became a Real Couple


KBS drama “Bridal Mask” star Joo Won says that he and “Ojakgyo Brothers” love interest Uee could have been a couple in real life following their roles in 2011-2012 KBS drama “Ojakgyo Brothers.” 

On September 21, “Bridal Mask” star Joo Won sat down for an interview with newspaper “Ilgan Sports” and talked about various subjects such as hallyu stars avoiding “Bridal Mask” for fear of backlash in Japan, performing his own action scenes, feelings for co-stars, and who he would choose in ideal type world cup.   Joo Won was also asked about what it was like to act with Uee.  

On “Ojakgyo Brothers” love interest Uee, Joo Won: “As I saw myself falling deeper into my character’s feelings [for Uee], I saw that in real life also, I developed a curiousity about Uee.  At that time, in that situation, if just one of the two of us had made up our minds and made a dash towards the other, we could have been a real-life couple.  [laughs]”