May 13, 2022
According to Ladbible, Squid Game actor Heo Sung-tae recently revealed that he gained 15-17kg in less than a month, just to live upto his villainous character in the series.
For his role in "The Beauty Inside", Ahn Jae Hyun had reportedly put on 8 kilos and built this body. "I had that much passion and desire to portray the character well," he said.
To master her character in 2016 popular drama "Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo", Lee Sung-kyung gained about 5 kilos. But straight after the drama, the actress-model also immediately lost weight.
Actress Kim Goeun surprised everyone when she revealed she had gained 8 kilos for her role as Seon Mi in "Sunset In My Hometown.” “I thought it would help if I gained weight, it would help me in creating the image of the girl-next-door Seon Mi. The director also liked the idea, so it was easy," she had said.
Taking to Instagram, actress Lee Yerim had announced that she gained 9 kilos for her role in the drama "My ID Is Gangnam Beauty".
According to Asia one, My Name actress Han So-hee gained 10 kilos to ace her role as a vengeful, undercover cop.
In order to live upto his strong character as a detective in the drama series "Memorist", actor Yoo Seung-ho gained weight to look the part. However, he was heavily criticized for it.
In an interview with My Daily, Go Ara revealed that she gained almost 15-18 pounds for her role in "Reply 1994".
Actors like Go Kyung Pyo, Kim Rae Won, and Kim Seung Oh have lost drastic weight for their respective roles in drama.
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