★ [Movie director Yook Sanghyo (2014.05.25)]
Among idol-turned-actors, it seems like Jaejoong acts well.
His fine appearance coexists with an outsider-like rebellion; he gives out the same vibe as Hong Kong’s star Leslie Cheung.
Every episode, Kim Jaejoong, on the basis of pleasing vocalization and tone, develops more and more various facial expressions and got the incomparable position of leading role. To the point that people feel that the “idol-turned-actor” name tag is awkward. [Source]
★ Triangle Kim Jaejoong, the evolution of an actor. Favorable review of delicate acting
Rather than the modifier “acting-dol”, the title “actor” is not awkward at all for him. It’s not easy to play a character which has complicated inner side. But Kim Jaejoong with perfect character analysis added delicacy to this character. [Source]
★ The production crew already predicted Jaejoong’s explosion of potential as an actor. PD Yoo Cheolyong, writer Choi Wankyu and Representative Jung Taewon all agreed that he would become the 2nd Lee Byunghun.[Source]
★ Not only does his acting express a gush of emotions but even when he had to restraint it, he still arouses sadness with delicate acting. Especially, he knows how to express such varied emotions with his eyes.[Source]
★ ‘Triangle’ Kim Jaejoong, successful model case of the evolution of acting-dol
Kim Jaejoong broke the prejudice against acting-dol. The focus is now on how and to where he will grow [Source]
★ ‘Triangle’ Kim Jaejoong, there’s a reason for his evolution in acting
As his transformation which is 180 degree different with his previous works is gathering keen attention, he could prominently show his delicately emotional acting which led to favorable reception from the viewers [Source]
★ Kim Jaejoong’s eyes are so deep that we can’t judge him rashly as an idol singer. [Source]
★‘Triangle’ Kim Jaejoong adds vitality to Huh Youngdal
Kim Jaejoong naturally imported various emotions into the situation, which turned Huh Youngdal into a three-dimensional character. Huh Youngdal played by Kim Jaejoong is an important character that leads the entire Triangle drama. And until now, he’s perfectly showing an enormity which he has granted to himself. [Source]
★ Surely Kim Jaejoong has grown more than a span as an actor. When he acts with eminent seniors like Lee Bumsoo, Kim Byungok, etc. he doesn’t get left behind. Just that fact can demonstrate his growth. [Source]
★ Singer Kim Jaejoong became born-again as actor Kim Jaejoong, which makes the viewers immersed into ‘Triangle’. And most recently, he leads the drama and showcases his acting skills without any shortage. [Source]
★ Kim Jaejoong, from intense gaze to shy smile – “the viewers melted”
Episode by episode, Kim Jaejoong goes back and forth between charismatic man and romantic guy who has fallen in love, carrying the “energizer” role of the drama. [Source]
★ Another acting evolution of acting-dol
The idol-turned-actors who suffer from various reasons such as prejudice against idol, lack of self-effort, etc., another example worth taking as role model, was born. (Kim Seonyoung, TV critic) [Source]
★ Kim Jaejoong’s eye-acting is very good.
Maybe it’s the same feeling as the moment I saw Jung Woosung and Lee Jungjae in the late 1990s (Lee Myungseok, pop culture critic) [Source]
★ I worked in this field for more than 25 years but I’m very impressed every time I watch Kim Jaejoong’s acting. His passion and sense of responsibility toward acting is amazing. (Actress Jeong Sohee, 140527) [Source]
★ Although the drama doesn’t have explosive force, Kim Jaejoong blew away the prejudice against idol-turned-actor and is patiently walking on his way as an actor. [Source]
★ ‘Triangle’ Kim Jaejoong now stands tall as an actor
Kim Jaejoong shows diversified expressions in every episode, which gives a realistic look on Huh Youngdal’s complicated situation.
Though he’s singer-turned-actor, the title ‘actor’ is not awkward to him anymore. [Source]
★ I’m shocked at Kim Jaejoong who plays Huh Youngdal in Triangle. He melted into the character and showcased natural acting. The rediscovery of Kim Jaejoong. [Source]
Translated by: Hannah @ PrinceJJ (The_Little_Pear)
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