Uknow Yunho auditioned for the character Lee Shin in the musical “Goong” adapted from the manga and drama.
With a unique perspective of a “Republic of Korea or a Constitutional monarchy”, “Goong” is a story on the political marriage between a common female high-school student Shin Chaekyeong and the crown prince, Lee Shin, who is loved by the people.
The production crew of “Goong” said, “Uknow Yunho’s dancing skills and vocal skills are excellent. Additionally, his stage charisma and handsome features are very outstanding, and he has what it takes to be a musical actor – the techniques, passion, enthusiastic attitude and sincerity.”
Another crew said confidently, “Everybody will be able to see a new side of Uknow Yunho which was never shown before. Everybody, please anticipate this, I believe that you will not be disappointed,”
Kwak Sun Young and Shen Ee Jing, both actresses who became popular through the musical “Singles”, have auditioned for the role of Shim Chaekyeong.
Since the news of Yunho as a musical actor has spread, it had gained much attention from fans in Korea and Japan. The production crew of “Fantasy Couple” and “Boys Over Flowers” have collaborated with MBN for the musical “Goong”, which opening performance is scheduled on 8th September at the National Museum Theater.