[Magazine] Close Encounters with Ji Chang Wook: The Kinetic Actor Gets Personal on His Emotional Journey of Success

It’s not a stretch to think that God spent a lot of time on this one, even within the South Korean realm where actors and idols are distinguished both by their craft and by their beauty. And it’s easy to typecast Ji Chang Wook given such irrefutable good looks. His lead role as a skater in the 2010 romance drama Smile Again first put him on the map, but it was his emotive agility as the eccentric prince and emperor in Empress Ki a few years later that sealed his reputation as a versatile and skilled actor. Continue reading

[Interview] ‘Asia’s Prince’ Ji Chang Wook returns with “Melting Me”

With the upcoming premiere of “Melting Me” (“Boku o tokashite kure”) scheduled for 23 March on Japan’s Mnet network, Ji Chang Wook sat down with Japanese online magazine Marisol to talk about the upcoming drama and other sundry items.  Note:  All references to Ji Chang Wook’s prior works will be referred to herein by their Japanese names as referenced in the interview, which was held after his “Waiting For You” fan meeting in Yokohama on 11 January 2020.

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