The first set of stills shows Aro (played by Go Ara) getting a piggy back ride from Sun Woo (played by Park Seo Joon). The production crew revealed, “While ‘Hwarang’ is all about the story of youth, there is a fresh and brilliant romance within that story. The center of that romance is Park Seo Joon, Go Ara, and Park Hyung Sik.”
“Hwarang” also revealed stills for the other characters, showcasing the veteran actors that are part of the cast. The four stills show actors Kim Ji Soo, Kim Chang Wan, Sung Dong Il, and Choi Won Young in their respective roles.
Kim Ji Soo will be playing the Queen Mother of Sam Maek Jong (played by Park Hyung Sik) and the founder of the Hwarang warriors. Sung Dong Il will be playing Wi Hwarang, the teacher of the Hwarang warriors. Choi Won Young stars as Ahn Ji Gong, who is Aro’s father, while Kim Chang Wan plays Park Young Sil, a strong man of power.
Meanwhile, “Hwarang” premieres Monday, December 19. Make sure to catch the Viki Exclusive!