Ryu Hwa-young, former member of T-ara, advise to other K-pop idol actors in an interview with @Star1, Korean fashion magazine.
To the question asking how she kept close relationships with “housemates” in the K-drama series, Age of Youth even after the filming, Hwa-young answered that she always treat them sincerely. “Humans are emotional creatures. We can feel even the smallest bit of emotion,” she added.
Hwa-young didn’t forget to leave an advice to the K-pop idol juniors who are following the same path as hers. “Don’t rely on your popularity as a singer. You always have to consider how to best express your role.”
She also revealed her ambition as an actress by stating that she wants to star in a period drama.
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Translated by Daeun Jeong