Yeo Jin Goo and Cho Yi Hyun have mentioned their upcoming remake movie, ideas on love, and extra with Cosmopolitan Korea!
The 2 actors star within the upcoming remake of “Ditto,” a narrative of affection and friendship between two school college students from totally different time durations who coincidentally start to converse by walkie-talkies. Yeo Jin Goo performs Yong, a school senior dwelling in 1999, whereas Cho Yi Hyun performs Moo Nee, a second-year school scholar dwelling in 2022.
Cho Yi Hyun remarked whereas laughing, “Since [Yeo Jin Goo] has been selling for a very long time in dramas, movies, and selection reveals, he’s like a star to me. I’ve watched all his tasks enjoyably so it was a lot of enjoyable to get to movie with such a fantastic actor.”
Yeo Jin Goo shortly responded with fun, “Why does it sound such as you’re making enjoyable of me? Our age distinction isn’t that massive.” Cho Yi Hyun continued, “There’s a second I nonetheless keep in mind. When he was giving me his telephone quantity, he requested, ‘You’re not placing me in your contacts as ‘senior,’ proper?’ To be sincere, I used to be writing ‘senior’ at that second. I’ve a very shy persona however he approached me first, so I used to be in a position to comfortably method him too.”
The unique “Ditto” movie starred Yoo Ji Tae and Kim Ha Neul as two teenagers dwelling individually in 1979 and 2000. Recalling their first time studying the script, Yeo Jin Goo commented, “There was a time once I watched quite a lot of romance movies from the Nineteen Nineties. Once I thought again [to that period] after receiving the script, it was one of many movies I had watched. I believed, ‘I can’t imagine I can do a challenge like this.’”
He added, “Since I may depart behind the picture of a youthful scholar in his twenties, I actually needed to do it. I imagine this may turn out to be a movie that can elicit a wide range of feelings for viewers. It would turn out to be a challenge that offers you room to reminisce on the previous and replicate on the present second.”
Cho Yi Hyun commented, “Like ‘All of Us Are Lifeless,’ I’ve principally performed extra highly effective characters so it is a gift-like challenge that got here in simply as I used to be eager to do work the place I may act comfortably. As I used to be studying the script, I appreciated the distinctively heat and emotional ambiance so I stated I’d do it with out hesitation. Because the unique is so well-liked, I additionally thought that I’d must do properly.”
Regardless of dwelling in numerous generations, Yeo Jin Goo and Cho Yi Hyun’s characters uncover tons to speak about as they join by walkie-talkies. Relating to what the characters chat about, Yeo Jin Goo shared, “They share the considerations of every other particular person of their twenties, about love, desires, and their life paths. Slightly than inform one another tips on how to resolve it, they each vent about their considerations and that in itself turns into a supply of power. They usually imagine that it’s a miracle to talk past generations. Whereas performing, I usually thought that it’d be good to have this type of relationship for myself too.”
Including on, Cho Yi Hyun commented, “I feel the explanation they’re in a position to actually share their worries is as a result of they don’t know one another. when you may simply inform somebody you don’t learn about a priority that you could’t confess to somebody you’re shut with? Yong and Moo Nee keep that sort of distance.”
Reflecting on how they vent in their very own lives, Yeo Jin Goo defined with fun that sharing considerations is a give and take course of. “If somebody listens to my considerations, I additionally need to take heed to their considerations. I feel I’m somebody who doesn’t really feel pressured about listening to somebody vent their worries. In the event you share considerations, it feels such as you’re rising nearer. It’s good to share issues with one another.”
Quite the opposite, Cho Yi Hyun revealed that she was extra of a listener. “I’m unsure whether or not it’s as a result of I sometimes spend my time at residence, however when folks have considerations, they arrive to me,” she shared. “For my very own considerations, I’m the kind to only digest them alone or depart them to go. I simply assume, ‘time will resolve it.’”
When requested what they realized about love by this movie, Yeo Jin Goo answered, “Whereas watching the way in which Yong loves, one thing in my coronary heart was wriggling. It’s the identical for me, however as of late, I feel folks put extra weight on actuality than love. If you concentrate on it, your twenties are one of the best age to undergo fireplace and water to leap into love, so I take into consideration whether or not it’s proper to stay on whereas busily focusing solely on constructing a profession.”
In settlement, Cho Yi Hyun shared, “What I felt whereas filming was that the love that I want is having the ability to danger one’s life for the particular person you like.” She added with fun that whereas she longs to sometime love like within the motion pictures, her present self additionally places work and mates forward of affection.
Each actors echoed one another’s ideas about wanting to like and believing in destiny, so that they drew out the romanticizations they’ve about their future relationships. Yeo Jin Goo defined, “There’s a picture I’ve dreamed of for a very long time. After getting married, we stay in a home with a yard. I’ve even tried planning our youngsters. Son, daughter, daughter. Slightly than my spouse having a son and daughter, I feel it’d be good to have two daughters.”
After Cho Yi Hyun agreed with that sentiment, he continued, “I feel I’d be glad watching that picture. And we’ll elevate an enormous canine within the yard.” Laughing, he added, “I’ve this romanticization, however there’s quite a lot of issues I’ve to do earlier than that.”
Cho Yi Hyun commented, “Don’t quite a lot of married folks say this? ‘I knew I’d marry this particular person.’ Slightly than a want concerning marriage, if I met somebody [who made me think] like that, I really feel like I’d be capable to get married tomorrow.” Yeo Jin Goo excitedly responded, “I feel that is actually romantic. Slightly than deciding on marriage when the circumstances are proper, the need to get married once you meet somebody who you’re certain of and makes you need to get married.”
Lastly, the actors talked about how they need to keep in mind their present selves. Giving a easy reply, Cho Yi Hyun replied, “I actually get pleasure from spending time at residence. Once I relaxation, I typically spend my time on my mattress. Once I look again later, I hope I don’t remorse that I used to be laying down. Since I’ll want time to relaxation and take a break at residence like I’m doing now, I hope I can say [to myself], ‘You had been proper again then!’”
Yeo Jin Goo shared, “I feel it’d be good if I wasn’t in a position to keep in mind the current second. I don’t need to get too tangled or caught in my twenties and my youth and as a substitute need them to stay as common days the place I at all times tried my finest. ‘What did I do once I was 26 years previous? I feel I lived diligently like I’m now.’ I hope that’s the way it’s remembered.”
Catch this duo’s full pictorial and interview in Cosmopolitan’s upcoming November subject! Yeo Jin Goo and Cho Yi Hyun’s new remake of “Ditto” will premiere on November 16 and you’ll watch the trailer right here!
Within the meantime, watch Yeo Jin Goo in “Absolute Boyfriend” with subtitles beneath: