[HanCinema's News] Jang Seung-jo Expresses Closing Remarks Regarding "The Good Detective"

Jang Seung-jo recently had some closing remarks about the drama "The Good Detective" that were released via his agency. In "The Good Detective" Jang Seung-jo played young detective Ji-hyeok, billed alongside veteran actor Son Hyun-joo as the lead. "The Good Detective" did well in ratings, ending with 7.5% and consistently topping domestic Video On Demand charts. Jang Seung-jo was also confirmed for the lead in the upcoming drama "Snowdrop" in part due to this well-received performance.


Jang Seung-jo first made a contrast with the weather, noting that while "The Good Detective" was filmed in the cold winter, it was released in the hot summer to warm love. Jang Seung-jo was thankful for the positive reception, particularly the fans who diligently waited for the new week's episodes to come out every Monday. Jang Seung-jo also said he would miss acting out the story of the second detective team, thanking friends, cast, and crew alike.

Jang Seung-jo also had strong words of praise for Son Hyun-joo. The first time Jang Seung-jo expressed an original thought for how production should proceed, Son Hyun-joo backed him up, saying that the younger actor should do what would make him feel comfortable. Jang Seung-jo said he learned a lot from Son Hyun-joo, and came to understand why the older actor has such a strong reputation.

Written by William Schwartz


"The Good Detective" is directed by Jo Nam-gook, written by Choi Jin-won, and features Son Hyun-joo, Jang Seung-jo, Lee Elijah, Oh Jung-se, Ji Seung-hyun, Son Jong-hak. Broadcasting information in Korea: 2020/07/06~2020/08/25, Mon, Tue 21:30 on jTBC.