[Reporter Jeong-eun Sung on Daily Economy Star Today]
Actor Nam Kyung-eub appears in the music drama ‘Old Wicked Song’.
On the 19th, the agency Ryan Heart said, “Nam Kyung-eub was cast as a geek professor ‘Joseph Mashkan’ in the music drama’Old Wicked Songs’, which will open on December 8th.”
‘Old Wicked Song’ is a two-person play about the meeting between Stephen Hoffman, a genius pianist who fell into a slump in Vienna, Austria in 1986, and Joseph Marshkan, a geek professor. The process of building a friendship that transcends generations by two people with completely different backgrounds and artistic tendencies playing music together is delicately expressed. This year, the 25th anniversary, this year in December with a new production in Korea Meet the audience.
In the play, Nam Kyung-eub takes on the role of Joseph Mashkan, a geek professor with a humorous and pleasant personality. Interest is focused on the appearance of the new Josef Marshkan, which will be reborn by Nam Kyung-eub, the first generation musical actor in Korea.
Nam Kyung-eub, a 45-year-old actor who debuted in 1976 with the play’Prince Hahaeng’, is constantly communicating with the audience with his bold works such as the musicals ‘Empress Myeongseong’ and ‘Ben Hur’. In addition, he is active in acting as a luxury supporting actor in dramas ‘Witch’s Court’, ‘Misty’, ‘Thoracic Surgery’, ‘Doctor Prisoner’, movies ‘Uncle’, ‘Going to the End’, ‘Confrontation Army’.
In particular, at the beginning of this year, Nam Kyung-eub took on the role of Yoon Jeung-pyeong, the father of Yoon Se-ri (played by Son Ye-jin) in the tvN drama ‘Crash Landing on Love’, and once again revealed a heavy presence.
Nam Kyung-eub, who has an irreplaceable acting ability and unchanging charisma, proved by a number of works like this, returns to the stage after a long time through ‘Old Wicked Song’. It is expected that Nam Kyung-eub will deliver an emotion of communication and harmony, comfort and hope through music.
On the other hand, ‘Old Wicked Song’ featuring Nam Kyung-eub, Nam Myung-ryul, Lee Jae-gyun, Jeong Hwi, and Choi Woo-hyuk will be performed at Daehakro Yes 24 Stage 3 from December 8th.
Photo courtesy of Ryan Heart, Nine Story
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