ELLE Korea has unveiled a captivating new pictorial featuring the talented actress Han So Hee. In an accompanying interview, she offered insights into her experience filming her latest period drama and shared reflections on her “Gyeongseong Creature” character Chae Ok.

Han So Hee on her ‘Gyeongseong Creature’ Character

Han expressed her dedication to portraying the historical context in “Gyeongseong Creature,” highlighting that it marks her return to the small screen after a two-year hiatus. The period drama required her to immerse herself in the intricacies of the era, and she admitted to being so engrossed during filming that she found it challenging to divert her attention from the intense scenes unfolding on set.

Speaking about her “Gyeongseong Creature” character Chae Ok, Han So Hee drew parallels between herself and the determined protagonist. She revealed, “We’re similar in the way that when we both decide to do something, we must see it through to the end in order to feel at ease.” This dedication to follow through with decisions resonates with the strong-willed nature of her character.

Han So Hee further delved into Chae Ok’s motivations in the drama, emphasizing that the character’s decade-long search for her mother wasn’t solely driven by a longing for familial connection. Instead, it was motivated by the need to personally confront and confirm certain truths. This insight adds layers to Chae Ok’s character, suggesting a depth of purpose and determination that fuels her journey in the narrative.

What Happened in ‘Gyeongseong Creature’?

Set against the backdrop of spring 1945, “Gyeongseong Creature” unfolds a tale of survival and intrigue, involving an entrepreneur (Park Seo Joon) and a sleuth (Han So Hee) grappling with a monster born out of human greed. The historical context, combined with the complex characters, promises a compelling storyline that transcends typical period dramas.

Notably, “Gyeongseong Creature” marks Han So Hee’s return to the action drama genre since her previous project “My Name.” Her involvement in such diverse genres showcases her versatility as an actress, and fans eagerly anticipate witnessing her captivating performance in this historical thriller. The ELLE Korea pictorial and interview offer a glimpse into Han So Hee’s multifaceted talents and the immersive world of “Gyeongseong Creature.”

“Gyeongseong Creature” has been renewed for a second season. In the meantime, Han So Hee’s full interview can be found in the February issue of ELLE Korea.