[update: found an English translation for this article!]
Actor Jeong Il-woo said “Playing the Scheduler was an adventure for me!“
Jeong Il-woo from the SBS drama “49 Days”, which ended on the 19th, gave his thoughts about being in the show.
After having finished all of the Scheduler’s parts, he said, “I can’t believe it’s already over. I was a Scheduler that managed a 49-day traveler but I think it was a 49-day adventure for me. They went by quickly but now that I’ve completed my journey, I am so happy and thrilled”.
He continued, “Doing this drama, I felt the preciousness of life and started thinking seriously about life and death. I am grateful to the director, writer and all the other staff that allowed me to learn something like this”.
The Scheduler which Jeong Il-woo played in the drama “49 Days”, is a new idea that played an important role in the layout of the drama. He said, “The new and awkward character of a Scheduler was a challenge and adventure for me. I enjoyed being the Scheduler”.
He also spoke about his expectations for his next project. “As much as I loved “49 Days”, I am sad it’s over. But I will hold it and the Scheduler in a corner of my heart and hopefully I will soon come back with another project”.
Jeong Il-woo created several hot topics as he played the Scheduler with his unique character, hair fashion and acting, earning him comments that he’s become much more grown up and mature.