Joo Won is currently receiving rave reviews for his character interpretation and portrayal as the savant autistic Park Shi On. New stills for the fifth episode that will air on August 19, have been released and reveals Joo Won crouching down in the hospital’s locker room and sewing up a piece of clothing.
His serious facial expression and his body language as he carefully sews makes viewers and netizens curious about what will happen in the next episode.
This scene was said to be filmed on August 4. These cuts were taken as Joo Won was standing by, waiting for the staff to prepare the props. Even during stand by, Joo Won stayed in character and practiced his scenes, proving his passion for acting.
It is said that Joo Won’s actual scenes went smoothly without a single NG. At Joo Won’s amazing focus, the staff praised, “He always perfectly portrays parts that we don’t even think about and it really shocks us.”
The production staff also commented, “Joo Won is always focused on his character, whatever situation he’s in. He is always holding surgical tools in his hands to get familiar with them and is thoroughly working on his lines. Please continue to watch over Joo Won’s natural portrayal of Park Shi On.”