Archive | June 2017

[News] Why Kwon Sang Woo is “An Intelligent Actor” (Interview)


On May 25, KBS2’s drama ‘Queen of Mystery’ aired its last episode and actress Choi Kang Hee whom Kwon Sang Woo worked with referred to him as an intelligent actor. She explained that it wouldn’t have been easy for him to play this role because even as the title ‘Queen of Mystery’ shows, it is a drama with a main female character. She also added that before she met Kwon Sang Woo, she read the script and found that his character named Ha Wan Seung wasn’t that appealing as well.

Kwon Sang Woo, who returned to acting in dramas in 3 years, chose to play ‘this character’. Moreover, he brought his character, Ha Wan Seung to life as a successful detective who solves cases through intuition and instincts. He would shout, “Auntie!” to make our hearts race and say, “I am a person who was raised well~” to shamelessly portray the love his character has for himself to stir up laughter. Moreover, we need not mention his legendary action scenes.

Kwon Sang Woo in ‘Queen of Mystery’ was portrayed as an actor who expressed how much he loves his work. I doubt that there is an actor as smart as him out there. Continue reading


Kwon Sang Woo, Sun Dong Il, and Lee Kwang Soo are Confirmed for ‘Detective 2’

Sequel from the movie ‘The Accidental Detective’ (2015), ‘Detective 2’, has confirmed the list of casts on June 8th.

‘Detective 2’, which has started its shooting on June 8th, is a crime thriller where Kang Dae Man and Roh Tae Soo, who have solved the first problem, opened their own detective office to resolve some mysterious cases.


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[News]Model-turned-actor plans to work out until 60 : Kwon Sang-woo has his eyes set on a role in SBS’s ‘Ugly Ducking’


Kwon Sang-woo started as a fashion model in 1998. He’s known not only for his body, but also for his acting.

The 40-year-old rose to stardom in 2003 with the romantic comedy “My Tutor Friend” and the melodrama “Stairway to Heaven” starring Kim Tae-hee and Choi Ji-woo.

He recently starred in KBS2’s detective comedy series “Queen of Mystery,” where he played an elite narcotics detective named Ha Wan-seung, who solves mysteries with actress Choi Kang-hee.
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