Get to know the cast behind the hit drama “A Business Proposal” and find out these shocking facts about them!
“A Business Proposal” is currently one of the most popular kdramas, many fans are finding comfort in the drama and its been steadily climbing up the ratings and recently hit the double digits, a feat that fewer kdramas have been able to achieve recently.
But who are the people behind “A Business Proposal”? Let us get to know the cast behind the drama.
Ahn Hyo Seop used to be JYP Entertainment trainee
For someone as good-looking and talented as him, it won’t be a stretch to imagine he dreamt of being an idol.
Ahn Hyo Seop had talked about his trainee days in JYP Entertainment; he trained for 3 years there in hopes of becoming an idol one day.
He revealed that a number he didn’t know contacted him when he was living in Canada, he added,
“It was their rookie development team, who said they wanted to meet me.”
He used to live in the same dorm as GOT7, and in fact, had been preparing to debut with them. He revealed that he thought he was very lacking so he couldn’t debut. He also added that he was too tall.
Ahn Hyo Seop is 187 cm tall (6 feet 1) which is way taller than GOT7’s average members’ height.
“I really resented my height then. I wanted to become shorter.”
Kim Sejeong felt bad for her mom because they were poor
Kim Sejeong is a classic story of the idol who made it from the bottom, she is an inspiration to many fans around the world.
Previously, the idol-actress revealed she felt extremely bad for her mom because they were poor. She asked her mom to wait for her until the day she can provide for her family.
We’re happy that her wish has come true with the hard work she put in both her idol and acting career.
She’s now part of one of the most popular kdramas, her mom must be proud of her.
Seol In Ah did something super odd before her kiss scene with Kim Min Kyu
Seol In Ah and Kim Min Kyu play a couple in the hit drama and there is no denying their amazing chemistry.
During a recent interview with Netflix, Kim Min Kyu revealed that Seol In Ah had done something odd before their kiss scene. Kim Min Kyu says that Seol In Ah is such a prankster and before their kiss scene, she started jumping up and dancing in circles around him which flustered him. The two actors then laughed about the weird song she sang while dancing around him in circles too, you can check out the interview here.
Ahn Hyo Seop And Song Won Suk Are part of a project group Called One o One
This might be shocking to many fans but Ahn Hyo Seop and Song Won Suk are actually well-acquainted with each other. While they play rivals in “A Business Proposal,” the two actually had a surprising connection in the past.
Both actors were members of the project group called ‘One o One’ formed by Starhaus Entertainment, the agency Ahn Hyo Seop is currently a part of.
The group also has actor Kwak Si Yang and Kwon Do kyun. They had also released their debut single titled “Love You.”
Actor Kim Min Kyu will not change his very common name for this reason
Actor Kim Min Kyu is one of about 40 other Korean public figures and celebrities who share the same name ‘Min Kyu.’ Other notable celebrities with the same name include SEVENTEEN’s Mingyu and idol Kim Min Kyu, this is not even mentioning athletes and many other public figures outside of movies and dramas. According to news outlets, there are about 40 different people named “Kim Min Kyu” registered on Korean portal sites.
The actor was previously asked if he had ever considered changing his name due to this reason, Kim Min Kyu said, “it is a valuable name that my parents gave me, so I have never thought about changing it.”
He also joked about how his name comes up first when you search for Kim Min Kyu on portal sites, he said, ‘so it’s alright.’
Kim Sejeong and Seol In Ah previously worked together
Kim Sejeong and Seol In Ah go way back. The two actresses worked together in “School 2017,” which was also Kim Sejeong’s first leading role.
Kim Sejeong and Seol In Ah reunited again 5 years later in “A Business Proposal.” During the press conference, the two actresses shared they had realized how much they had grown in that long period. They said the staff would joke that whenever they appeared on set saying, ‘Two pterodactyls have appeared!’
Veteran Actor Lee Deok Hwa Was One Of The Most Handsome Actors Of His Time
Many fans are enjoying Veteran Actor Lee Deok Hwa’s character in “A Business Proposal,” but little did many know how handsome he used to be when he was younger.
The actor plays the role of Kang Tae Mu’s grandfather President Kang. He is 69 years old and had made his debut in 1975 in a film called Red Shoes . He has since been in many productions across the years cementing his status as a veteran actor.
Pictures of his younger-self have recently gone viral on social media following the drama’s success. There is no denying he likely captured many hearts with his handsome face.
Ahn Hyo Seop is really close to GOT7’s Jackson
As you’d expect, Ahn Hyo Seop trained for 3 long years as part of the famous label JYP, it wouldn’t be a far stretch to say that he’d still be close to some of the label idols.
Ahn Hyo Seop is really close to GOT7’s Jackson, they even appeared together in “Celebrity Bromance” in the past.
Ahn Hyo Seop actually revealed that they used to be the closest among all trainees back then. Jackson added,
“In my hardest times, he’s been my vitamin.”
Are you currently watching “A Business Proposal”? Which one of these facts surprised you the most?