After being hidden in a hanbok for ‘Scarlet Heart: Ryeo,’ Nam Joo Hyuk has been working hard to flaunt his intense abs and swimmer body in the newest stills for ‘Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo.’
Joo Hyuk plays opposite Lee Sung Kyung as a swimmer struggling after an accident. Sung Kyung plays a 20 year old who experiences her first true love after focusing on sports her whole life.
Joo Hyuk has definitely come prepared for his role as the stills show off his well toned abs and back. The scene, which was filmed on November 9th, takes place in an Incheon swimming pool. While staff were reportedly cheering for the model turned actor, Joo Hyuk remained focused portraying the concentration needed perfectly. The production staff gave multitudes of praise saying, “Nam Joo Hyuk’s role is a fine balance between bright scenes and darker scenes. He brings out that balance 100 percent. You will be able to see a masculine and mature side of Nam Joo Hyuk that you haven’t seen before”
The much anticipated drama is set to air this upcoming Wednesday November 16th!
Check out the stills below:
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Edited by: Gigi E.
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