Hi there! Jang Hyuk’s birthay is approaching. On December 20th our beloved actor will turn 37. (He will also turn 39 on january 1st, it’s a korean thing. Don’t ask me cause’ I still don’t get it!)
As you know, Jang Hyuk is not really keen on social media. He doesn’t have a twitter or anything like that, so how can we surprise him with a HAPPY BIRTHDAY OPPA!!!?? if he is not reachable? Ta daaaaahhhh we have an idea:
Can I be this shallow? Thank You is a wholesome, uplifting drama. So unpretentious and beautiful, filled with lovable characters that touch our souls. But what do I focus on, on my second post? The shower scenes
But can you blame me? Can you really blame me?
Is it really my fault that this man teases us like this? He even announces his shower scenes so we can prepare and find a soft spot to faint
And who would dare stop him?
Fully dressed and delusional, but oh the wet clothes
Some like choco pies, others prefer choco abs
This back is made for piggyback riding
And she let this one go…*sigh*
THIS POST CONTAINS SPOILERS
The first time I watched Thank you, was right after I had finished The Tree with Deep Roots and Chuno. So I was overwhelmed with all those awesome action scenes, epic scenery and especially with that Jang Hyuk. The wild tough guy who was so vulnerable inside that he made me cry buckets. The powerful, intense “sageuk Jang Hyuk”. I had been so impressed by him in those dramas, that I decided to be selective and watch only his “good works” (suuuuurreeeee)
Thank You has mostly good reviews and a friend of mine recommended it as her favorite Jang Hyuk drama, so I decided to give it a try. I have to admit that at first I was underwhelmed. Of course! I was unconsciously expecting that other Jang Hyuk! the one who scared the bejeezus outta me every time he cried, un-refrained, like an animal. The one who cried “ugly” but with such intensity and raw emotion that I just couldn’t help but feel his excruciating pain deep in every fiber of my being
Instead I got Min Kiseo, who, well, is definitely not a quiet passive one, and does not fall behind in the intense stare department…
And, yup! he ranks way up there with the sageuk guys, and even Kitae on the rage-mometer. But, he didn’t cry as much, and when he did it was more subtle.
On my re-watch, however, I appreciated this performance. It has its own kind of power and it obviously suits this character much more. OMG! that perfect teardrop
I love Ahjussi Fan's random posts! This one is about Ddolbock/Chaeyoon's outfits ;) boy did I love the Joseon era Palace Guard and his colorful outfits on The Tree with Deep Roots! 😍