Following the success of “Snowdrop” as one of the most popular content, Disney+ Hotstar released a new Korean drama entitled “Rookie Cops” in January 2022.
This 16-episode romantic-comedy series tells the story of the life of a Korean National Police University student, who tries to pursue his dream of becoming a police officer.
Rookie Cops became one of the most anticipated dramas because it was the acting debut of idol Kang Daniel, who will compete with other popular actors and actresses such as Chae Soo-bin, Lee Shin-young and Park Yoo-na.
As a Korean drama with a beautiful background story fresh and different, “Rookie Cops” certainly has many interesting stories.
How did Kang Daniel and Chae Soo-bin build chemistry for this series? What are some fun behind-the-scenes stories?
Check out the results of a special interview with the “Rookie Cops” cast, namely Chae Soo-bin and Kang Daniel below:
Kang Daniel’s First Acting Experience
As a new actor, when he first entered the set, Kang Daniel admitted that he was nervous and was not familiar with the atmosphere set filming. However, over time, Daniel was able to shake off his nervous feelings and enjoy the fun of filming thanks to the help of the crew and his actor and actress friends. Daniel can also feel the appeal of acting which is certainly very different from the sensation of singing on stage.
“This is my first time acting and I am very nervous about being in an unfamiliar environment. But in the end I really enjoyed filming thanks to the help of the crew and friends of the actor and actress, “ Kang Daniel said.
The Beginning of Kang Daniel – Chae Soo-bin’s Meeting
Kang Daniel and Chae Soo-bin keep an interesting story about their first meeting. At their first meeting, Soo-bin had long hair, but at the second meeting during the script reading session, he was surprised to see Chae Soo-bin’s hair became short and gave the impression of a “little brother” to him.
According to Chae Soo-bin, he was actually surprised when he first met Kang Daniel because his appearance looks very like idol complete with colored hair. The 27-year-old actress admitted that she was nervous and felt like there was a distance between the two. However, this assumption disappeared after the two got to know each other.
Getting Closer During the Filming Process
Chae Soo-bin, who was initially nervous and felt unfamiliar with Kang Daniel, admitted that the more he got to know the former members Wanna One The more she felt Kang Daniel was a friendly and very pleasant person. It didn’t even take long for the two to become close friends.
“Because he’s an idol, at first I felt there was a distance between us. But it turned out that after we spent a lot of time together, we became close friends. I realized that he is a very good person,” said Chae Soo-bin.
Likewise with Kang Daniel who claimed to be very happy to work with Chae Soo-bin. According to him, Chae Soo-bin is very pleasant and Kang Daniel learned a lot from him who has more experience in the acting field. Even the 25-year-old actor feels lucky because he has become more and more developed in acting thanks to Chae Soo-bin.
Become a Compact Partner
Chae Soo-bin initially admitted that it was difficult because he had never seen Kang Daniel’s acting before so he could not learn how he and Kang Daniel could act together. However, as time went on, Chae Soo-bin revealed that Kang Daniel really enjoyed his experience in acting, and often gave new and new ideas. fresh. The cohesiveness is getting stronger because both of them support each other and have the same desire to show quality acting, in order to convey the story well.
Memorable Events Set Filming
There was an incident experienced by Kang Daniel, who suffered a minor injury during the filming process. Instead of asking for a break, Kang Daniel actually wanted to continue the filming process. This also made Chae Soo-bin amazed by Kang Daniel’s persistence. Chae Soo-bin also admitted that Kang Daniel really cares about his co-workers by always reminding the crew and fellow actors to take care of their health in the midst of a tiring filming process.
Watch “Rookie Cops” only on Disney+ Hotstar.