Lee Kwang Soo will act as Go Ara’s older brother named Mak Mun in the historical drama. His character ends up growing up alone with humble means and becomes close friends with Park Seo Joon’s character.
Through this friendship, Park Seo Joon is able to have the name “Sun Woo.” Furthermore, his meeting with Go Ara and being able to become a hwarang is all related to his relationship with Lee Kwang Soo’s character.
A source from the production company revealed that Lee Kwang Soo devoted a lot of time for his role and also participated in the script read-through. They promised that his role is more than just a mere cameo for laughs.
“Hwarang” premieres Monday, December 19. Make sure to catch the Viki Exclusive!