Trans Credit: Lola Devung
Actor Jang Keun Suk shows off his wire work stunt action.
In SBS Monday and Tuesday Drama ‘Daebak’, Jang Keun Suk plays the role of the main character ‘Dae Gil’ whose destiny is full of ups and downs in his growth process to be Joseon’s best gambler and has been engaged in a number of passionate performances.
On the 8th of May, ‘Daebak’ production team released images showing Jang Keun Suk’s burning passion for acting. In this scene, which is published for the broadcast on the 9th of May, Jang Keun Suk was seen filming at a set of the gambling den. Many people surrounded him and his sword, aimed at his opponent’s neck, emitted a sharp light.
Above all, the most eye-catching one was the wire work stunt action that Jang Keun Suk was doing. He was wearing the wire attached on to his whole body. While jumping into the air and hanging on wire, Jang Keun Suk did not seem to lose his glowing and shiny look. In the previous broadcast, it was showed that Dae Gil would confront the ultimate enemy of Nam Dokkebi (Lim Hyun Sik), Gol Sa (Kim Byon Chun). Another passionate performance of Jang Keun Suk can be expected further.
‘Daebak’ is a period drama which displays games, bets, actions and struggles for power at the same time, drawing a variety of materials exquisitely. Therefore, it can be said that the staff and cast have made hard effort for the shooting. Even on this day, Jang Keun Suk was standing in front of the camera without hesitation, despite having to perform the high-strength wire work stunt action. The fixed line was checked several times with a thorough preparation, thanks to Jang Keun Suk’s steady performance, the shooting could be finished smoothly.
The production team said, “For Dae Gil’s character, Jang Keun Suk has performed intense scenes since the first appearance. There were very hard scenes with deep emotional feelings and physical abuse. Jang Keun Suk has always been cheerful and showed energetic face during the shooting, also this time with the wire work stunt action scenes. With such a passion, Jang Keun Suk leads ‘Daebak’, grateful for everyone in the production team”.