Kang Hoon’s first scene stills of ‘The Red Sleeve Cuff’ were released. Kang Hoon’s transformation into Joseon’s best ‘handsome kingmaker’ catches the eye.
MBC’s new Friday-Saturday drama ‘The Red Sleeve Cuff’, scheduled to be broadcasted in November, is a record of the mournful court romance between a court lady who wanted to protect the life she chose and a king who put the country first over love. Based on the novel of the same name, it is attracting attention as an authentic historical drama that MBC puts its heart and soul into.
Among them, Kang Hoon takes on the role of ‘Hong Deok-ro’, the most handsome man in Joseon, and a secret writer who hides his cool inner side in a soft and warm appearance. He is a person who does everything he can to raise Crown Prince Lee San (Lee Jun-ho) to the throne. Deok-im Seong (Lee Se-young), a court lady who has begun to gain Lee San’s trust, is wary of Lee San’s favourite.
Among them, ‘The Red Sleeve Cuff’ side revealed Kang Hoon’s stills for the first time. In the steel, Kang Hoon is showing off his warm military uniform, and his handsome looks like the most handsome man in Joseon who is popular with court ladies in the play catches the eye. In particular, a smile as warm as the spring sun has the momentum to disarm everyone’s hearts.
However, behind a gentle smile, a subtle chill flows out, stimulating curiosity about the ‘Hong Deok-ro character’. Expectations are high for Kang Hoon, who will radiate a strong presence by going back and forth between an ambitious loyalist and a man who captures women’s hearts with a sarcastic smile.
In response, the ‘The Red Sleeve Cuff’ side said, “Kang Hoon is perfectly digesting the character of ‘Hong Deok-ro’. From the military god bromance with Lee Jun-ho to the warm masculine beauty that is revealed in front of court ladies including Lee Se-young, you will be able to experience Kang Hoon’s colorful charms. In particular, the complex and subtle tension between Lee Jun-ho, Lee Se-young, and Kang Hoon will be one of the interesting viewing points to enjoy ‘Red Sleeves’.”