South Korean star Ji Chang-wook would like to try working in a convenience store

Ji Chang-wook (left) and Kim Yoo-jung in the romantic comedy Backstreet Rookie.
Ji Chang-wook (left) and Kim Yoo-jung in the romantic comedy Backstreet Rookie.PHOTO: JI CHANG-WOOK/INSTAGRAM

SINGAP0RE - Though he is a famous actor in real life, South Korean star Ji Chang-wook says he wants to try working at a convenience store - just like Da-hyun, his character in romantic-comedy Backstreet Rookie.

"I did some training at the head office of a convenience store before shooting. I actually want to go to the convenience store and experience working part-time for a few days as well, but my situation doesn't allow me to do that. I will definitely try if I have the chance in the future," says the 33-year-old.

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