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Seo In Guk plays star ice hockey player in the drama High School King Of Savvy

Tough ice hockey training for his new drama has Korean actor Seo In Guk falling many times, but he grew to love the sport

Published on Jul 17, 2014 2:03 PM
 
Seo In Guk is a star ice hockey player in the drama High School King Of Savvy. -- PHOTO: CHANNEL M

Korean actor Seo In Guk has been looking trimmer than ever in his new drama High School King Of Savvy, a far cry from his pudgy physique when he made his showbusiness debut in 2009 as the winner of the reality show Superstar K.

How could he not, after undergoing two months of ice hockey training for his role as a star high-school athlete?

The 26-year-old Seo tells Life! in an e-mail interview: "It wasn't easy to act when dressed in the heavy ice hockey uniform - it was exhausting. But I want to be an actor who fulfils any roles assigned to me.

"At first, I fell down many times and had a hard time, but I grew to love the game as my skills gradually improved. I'm planning to pursue hockey as a personal hobby from now on."

 
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