[article] ‘Jackpot’ (Royal Gambler): Jang Kun Suk’s tears have the power to pierce through one’s heart

Original source: http://entertain.naver.com/read?oid=215&aid=0000465317
English translation: Wen Lee from ECI

In the SBS drama ‘Jackpot’ (Royal Gambler), Jang Keun Suk’s fine and thorough performances of emotions causing tears to pour in the night time drama.

In the 18th episode on the 24th, the scene where Dae-gil met with Baek Man-Geum whom he thought was dead, the reunion of father and son made viewers cried their eyes out. At the same time, seeing Dam-Seo die from Kim Che Gun’s sword in place of Lee In-Jwa, seeing Dae-gil grieve by himself, made one deeply entranced in the story. To make it worse was the reflection on the memories with Dam-seo, made people tear again.

The tragic fate since he was Gae Ddong (Dog Shit) and fell in love at first sight with Dam-seo until the end where her guilt could not guard their pure love, it has come to an end. Due to Jang Keun Suk’s passionate performance, the completed emotional scenes received praises.

He experienced his mother Suk-bin’s death, reunited with Baek Man-Geum and then Dam-seo’s death, this was a huge psychological change. He blended naturally into Dae-gil’s situation and emotions.

As to the secret to emotions acting, Jang Keun Suk said: “Right from the start of the drama, I had a good discussion with the directors and scriptwriter about Dae-gil’s life and emotions, and I have been worried. When reading the script, once I familiarise and understand it, then I can blend naturally into the acting.”

Jang Keun Suk’s passionate acting which touches people’s hearts can be seen in ‘Jackpot’ on Mondays and Tuesdays at 10pm.

5 thoughts on “[article] ‘Jackpot’ (Royal Gambler): Jang Kun Suk’s tears have the power to pierce through one’s heart”

  1. Thanks ss Tenshi,
    Please edit the name of Suk ss.
    I cried many time every time Daegil cries, so touch.
    Jang Keun Suk is an excellent actor.

  2. Suk’s sudden reaction to his alive father was too natural.. The crying scene is actually the toughest part to act but suk can always shed so beautiful tears everytime.. Such a daebak actor..<3<3 God bless him always.. And guys i noticed this yesterday sukkie and baek man geum were together in "baby & me" also.. Good to see them back..

  3. i cried too much in this episode,i feel very sad for dae gil and yeoning for losing their loved one.I expect the love triangle and who will sacrifice between yeoning and our dae gil. Our sukkie is indeed a great actor.
    Thanks tenshi for keeping us updated about our sukkie.


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