5urprise’s Leader Yoo Il Cast in Musical for “Secretly and Greatly”
Guster Moon, Dec. 30, 2015, 10:56 a.m.
Fantagio’s idol group 5urprise first started their jump into stardom with acting instead of music, they have been keeping busy with acting gigs since they made their debut back in 2013. The members all proved their skills in their dramas, musicals and more, and the group’s leader Yoo Il never fails to impress!
Yoo Il was cast to be the lead role for the musical version of “Secretly and Greatly”, which initially was created as a web toon for which a film remake was inspired, and it stars Kim Soo Hyun. The idol impressed everyone with his tap dancing talent and his stage presence for his musical debut “Ro-Gi-Soo” is drawing fans anticipation as to how he would interpret the role of Won Ryu Han.
Yoo Il shared his thoughts on landing the lead role and he said, "'Secretly and Greatly' is great work which you can enjoy over and over again whether through the original web-toon or the movie remake. I've always thought that Won Ryu Han is a great character who possesses many cool characteristics so I'm thankful for being given the opportunity to portray him. It's an honor to stand on stage with veteran actors I admire and for a great piece of work; I'll practice hard until the very day the musical premieres. Please look forward to it."