Actress Jin Kyung, who shows her overwhelming presence as Tae Soo-mi in ENA’s drama “Extraordinary Attorney Woo”, is close to this star?
On August 3rd, an article titled “An unexpected close friend of actress Jin Kyung (as Tae Soo-mi) in the entertainment industry” was posted on the online community theqoo. The article drew attention as it contains photos and videos showing a celebrity introducing Jin Kyung as a close friend.
Jin Kyung and Jung Eun-ji got to know each other after playing mother and daughter in JTBC’s 2017 drama “Untouchable”. In the drama, the two showed off their mother and daughter chemistry who love each other but were on different sides due to conflicts over power and cases.
Even after the drama ended, Jin Kyung and Jung Eun-ji continued their close relationship. In 2019, Jung Eun-ji appeared on MBC FM4U’s “Kim Shin Young’s Noon Song of Hope” and attracted attention as she mentioned Jin Kyung.
On the radio broadcast, DJ Kim Shin-young asked Jung Eun-ji about a listener’s question, saying “Is there any senior whom you often call and ask for advice when you have a hard time?”. In response, Jung Eun-ji said, “I receive advice from Park Ji-hwan sunbaenim, whom I worked with in ‘Untouchable’”. She continued, “I also call Jin Kyung sunbaenim to get counseling on life issues”, adding “They are the seniors from whom I have so much to learn.”
Jin Kyung also appeared on KBS Radio CoolFM’s “Jung Eun-ji’s Music Plaza” in 2020 and revealed her special relationship with Jung Eun-ji. At that time, she mentioned Jung Eun-ji’s acting skills, personality and habits.
Praising Jung Eun-ji’s acting skills, Jin Kyung said, “I think she’s a genius. She matches her acting with others so naturally like a born actress”, adding “Some actors have to learn how to work with others properly before performing their acting but Jung Eun-ji just naturally acts right away. Of course, she still has some limitations but she’s definitely born with talent.”
In addition, Jin Kyung also talked about Jung Eun-ji as an ordinary person, saying “She’s very sociable and friendly”, adding “She’s more mature than her age and that’s her charm. We have a rather huge age gap but she is like a friend to me.”