Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Kim HyunJoong-Jung SoMin, Touch or No Touch ‘Mischievous Kiss’

Credits : + (photo) Group Eight + + (English Translation) xiaochu @

The most anticipated drama in the 2nd half of 2010, MBC Wed-Thu mini series ‘Mischievous Kiss’ released the mischievous kiss photo of Kim HyunJoong (as Baek SeungJo) and Jung SoMin (as Oh HaNi).

From Kim HyunJoong, Jung SoMin, to the recently casted Annyoung Bada have attracted a lot of attention for the drama, they shot the photos of ‘Mischievous Kiss’ in a studio located in downtown Seoul on 3-Aug. Leading actors/actress Kim HyunJoong. Jung SoMin, Lee TaeSung, Yoon SeungAh, Jang AhYoung and Annyoung Bada were all present for this shooting, and the highlight of this days’ shooting is in the later part on Kim HyunJoong and Jung SoMin’s mischievous kiss. Due to the unique nature of this scene, the considerate producers only allowed few numbers of staffs to be present and went into intense shooting.

With an in-dept study on the pros and cons of the original comic and Taiwan version of drama, and in order to make a perfect concept in Korea version of ‘Mischievous Kiss’, the producers paid attention to every single detail, even down to where the fingers should be placed. Kim HyunJoong, with his prior experience in ‘Boys Over Flowers’, naturally lead Jung SoMin in posing, telling her where the arms should be positioned, etc, they filmed with affection making the atmosphere at the filming scene comfortable.

In the intense shooting, one staff who was watching their lips seemingly touching or not, sadly ordered them “Just a little more!” making the people who were present laugh. “I haven’t been able to speak causal to HyunJoong sunbaenim yet” Jung SoMin could not hide her bashful smile, she expressed her feelings, “I read the original comic frequently and I am being assimilated to HaNi. Just like how I am going to live as HaNi now, I am filming the kiss scene bearing the feeling of HaNi’s one-sided love for SeungJo.”

‘Mischievous Kiss’ which has gained attention locally as well as overseas, has attracted a lot of talking points from its announcement of production to the casting of actors/actress. Bringing the sweet homemade romance, MBC’s new Wed-Thu drama ‘Mischievous Kiss’ is scheduled to be broadcasted on 1-Sep at 9.55pm.