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Park Shin-hye wants romantic role with Jo Jung-suk

  • Published : Oct 27, 2016 - 13:29
  • Updated : Oct 27, 2016 - 13:29

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Jo Jung-suk and Park Shin-hye (Yonhap)
Park Shin-hye said that she wants to play the love interest alongside Jo Jung-suk.

The actress made the comments at a press conference promoting her upcoming movie “Brother,” which also stars Jo, in Gangnam, Seoul on Wednesday.

Seated together with co-stars Jo and EXO’s D.O. and film director Kwon Soo-kyung, Park said that she has been a fan of Jo’s since his tvN drama “Oh My Ghostess (2015).”

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D.O., Park Shin-hye, Kwon Soo-kyung and Jo Jung-suk (Yonhap)
In “Oh My Ghostess,” Jo played a cheeky, yet caring, chef opposite Park Bo-young. The chemistry between the two brought huge ratings.

Park said, “I was surprised (Jo) was so serious on set. I admire the ease with which he acts,” adding, “If I have the opportunity to, I would like to act in a romantic role with Jo.”

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The main cast for film "Brother" (Yonhap)
To this, Jo humorously responded, “I’ll take that offer and double it with my heart.”

In “Brother,” Park plays the judo coach of a national judo athlete, played by D.O.

Jo plays D.O.’s fraudster older brother who uses his younger brother’s accident to get him released from prison.

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“Brother” is set for release Nov. 30.

By Lim Jeong-yeo (kaylalim@heraldcorp.com)

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