Seo In Guk shared his thoughts on his highly anticipated new drama “Doom at Your Service”!
“Doom at Your Service” is an upcoming TVN fantasy drama about a supernatural being named Myul Mang who makes everything he touches (played by Seo In Guk) and a woman named Tak Dong Kyung who makes her Lives on the line to avoid their fate (played by Park Bo Young).
In particular, “Doom at Your Service” also marks Seo In Guk’s first leading role in a drama in almost three years. Explaining why he chose the drama for his long-awaited return to the small screen, the actor recalled, “The script and the character were both so appealing. I was drawn to the premise itself, the idea that ‘the being who makes things disappear has fallen in love’. “
However, as a mysterious and complicated supernatural being, the character of Myul Mang turned out to be not an easy role. “[Myul Mang’s] The range of emotions has always been important to me, ”confessed Seo In Guk. “In my acting, I mainly focus on expressing the emotions that go with Myul Mang’s age – although we don’t know how old he is – while suppressing the boredom and coldness with which he approaches everything.”
He added, “The director and writer told me that they would like Myul Mang to be a character that encompasses all kinds of charm, is cool and sexy and naive and cute and frosty at the same time.”
Seo In Guk praised his co-star Park Bo Young, saying, “I had previously heard a lot about the actress Park Bo Young from a director I am closely with. So I was like, “We’ll probably work together at some point, right?” Glad we worked together through Doom at Your Service. “
“While I was working with her,” he continued, “I figured that she was a born actress who I had to learn a lot from.”
Seo In Guk was also confident in their on-screen chemistry, revealing, “The director told us,” The chemistry between Myul Mang and Dong Kyung really seems to be on-screen. “
Regarding the scene he is most looking forward to, Seo In Guk teased, “You will see a new and dangerous charm when Myul Mang does his job as the being who administers all death.”
Finally, the actor remarked, “’Doom at Your Service’ is an extremely powerful and unique fantasy romance. Hope you will love Myul Mang and Dong Kyung’s romance very much with 100 days notice as it has everything from beautiful and delightful stories to sad stories. “
“Doom at Your Service” premieres May 10th at 9pm KST and will be available on Viki with English subtitles.
In the meantime, check out a teaser for the drama below!
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