Though brief, Suzy left a strong impression with her sword fighting skills in the trailer for the new MBC drama ‘Gu Family Book
’ airing Mondays and Tuesdays and simulcast in English on DramaFever.
In the drama, which is set to first air on April 8th
, Suzy will play the role of Dam Yeo Wool, whose father owns a martial arts academy and excels in martial arts and archery.
This will be her first time acting in a period drama. Moreover, she will play the role of a martial arts instructor who is a tomboy, doesn’t hold grudges and has a laid-back personality.
In a teaser that was released on the 18th
, Suzy was seen posing with her hair up in a blue martial arts outfit and piqued the interest of viewers. Viewers also gained a glimpse of a side of her that has not been seen up to now when showed off her sword fighting skills with a smile on her face.
Producers of the drama have said “Suzy will play a character that’s more laid-back than a guy and also an excellent fighter in the role of Dam Yeo Wool,” and added “You can expect to see a completely different side of her in her first attempt at a historic period drama and martial arts.”
Upon viewing the teaser, netizens commented “Suzy is so pretty,” “Looking forward to seeing a new side of Suzy.”