"Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo" starrer Nam Joo Hyuk confessed that he previously likes celebrities in the past. The actor revealed this shocking information in his recent interview.
On Jan. 12, Nam Joo Hyuk held another interview at a café after the conclusion of his drama "Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo." In the drama, Nam plays the character of Jung Joon-hyung - a talented swimmer with a playful personality.
During the interview, the actor admitted his admiration on actress Park Soo Jin and model Yoon Seung Ah. He then revealed, "They're both married now. I was hurt as a fan," Allkpop reported.
The actor even added that he doesn't want to get hurt again, so he doesn't have any female celebrity crush at the moment. "Because of the celebrities I liked when I was younger, I carry around this pain. Now I'm supporting them."
Meanwhile, the MBC drama "Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo" concluded its last episode last Jan. 11 with a 5.2 percent nationwide viewership rating, according to AGB Nielsen. Since the drama's premiere, the highest rating of the show clocked in is just 6.3 percent in Seoul's capital area and a 5.4 percent nationwide.
However, despite the drama's low rating, Kyung Soo Jin who played as Song Shi Ho revealed that she is proud of the drama. Stressing that these days, viewers are not just focused on watching dramas through television but also through VOD or DMB.
Some people even told her that "Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo" is a drama that you can't stop watching once you started. The drama is highly addictive, as they say. In the end, the actress said that viewership ratings are just numbers.
"Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo" is a coming-of-age story about a group of college athletes who are fighting for their dreams. In the process, they will learn to fall in love and grow every step of the way.
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