Hwarang The Beginning episode 1 will be airing tonight, with many Hallyu fans excited over its plot and cast. A portion that many are curious about is the controversial nude scene of BTS member V and the show?s other actors.
The KBS2 drama stars Park Seo Joon as Moo Myung. Also known as Sun Woo Rang, he will rise above odds to become a legendary Hwarang warrior. Go Ara stars as Ah Ro, a half aristocrat – half commoner with a cheerful and blunt personality.
The Kdrama?s last principal character is Park Hyung Sik. He plays the young and distrustful King Sam Maek Jong who secretly becomes a Hwarang warrior.
All eyes on V of BTS
More than the main stars, attention over the show has been mostly about supporting members of Hwarang The Beginning?s cast.
Social media has been abuzz specifically over BTS member V, who will play the youngest of five knights. He will star alongside fellow Hallyu heartthrobs Choi Min Ho, Do Ji Han, Jo Yoon Woo and Kim Hyun Joon.
Many are excited for the boyband hottie since the period drama will be his first time to venture into acting.
At the presscon for Hwarang The Beginning, V admitted that he is both excited and nervous. The 21-year-old told Soompi that he was lucky that everyone has been helpful.
V also shared that his group mates from BTS are very supportive of his acting debut. They have reportedly been understanding as he juggles filming the K-drama with rehearsals for BTS? concert tour. ?
Hwarang The Beginning episode 1 spoiler
Now, a new report has revealed spoilers about one of the show?s much-awaited scenes featuring V.
According to Allkpop, there will be a shower sequence that will feature all the knights naked. Based on stills obtained by the publication, their private parts will only be covered by small bamboo dividers.
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Hwarang shower scene
At the special Hwarang episode aired last December 16, the actors who are part of the nude scene said they got stressed. However, shooting the sequence supposedly helped them as well.
“After filming that, we all became closer,” they said.
Since they had to expose their bodies, V said that they all did push ups before shooting.
“We have to make the TV streaming fee be worth it,” Park Seo Joon joked about the naked scene.
Fans will get to see more when Hwarang The Beginning episode 1 airs tonight on KBS2. For updates, keep following TheBitBag. ?