Actress Lee Younger-ae presents a brand new and distinctive character transformation in her new drama “Maestra”
Lee Younger-ae is returning to the small display by means of the drama “Maestra: Strings of Fact”. Though she is already 52 years previous and has been a consultant actress with an exquisite look and ideal performing abilities, why did she nonetheless determine to tackle such a tough character?
This can be very uncommon to earn the title of ‘Maestra’ amongst conductors worldwide. This time period signifies a globally acknowledged grasp within the strict world of classical music and represents a prestigious and difficult place that’s not straightforward to get.
Lee Younger-ae is understood for her carefulness in selecting scripts. Amongst quite a few casting provides and suggestions, she selected “Maestra” due to her curiosity about “music” and her need to develop extra as an actress. Relating to her problem, the actress shared, “There has by no means been a feminine conductor character in Korean dramas. I grew to become grasping to try this as an actress and the content material was additionally attention-grabbing”
Based mostly on the French collection titled “Philharmonia”, this 12-episode drama “Maestra” depicts the story of Cha Se-eum, a conductor working within the US and Europe who returns to Korea after 20 years to take over the orchestra. This character hides a secret and lives with numerous rumors surrounding her.
After confirming her look in “Maestra”, Lee Younger-ae targeted on working towards violin and conducting from November final 12 months to arrange for the filming. She even participated within the precise rehearsals of orchestra members and discovered the expressions, actions, and environment of the musicians.
Lee Younger-ae labored arduous to precise not solely the looks of a conductor but additionally the three-dimensional picture of Cha Se-eum, a perfectionist who all the time drives individuals round her to the acute. Via this drama, viewers with be capable of see a totally new face and distinctive attraction of Lee Younger-ae.
With the orchestra as the primary materials, “Maestra” was in contrast quite a bit with MBC’s drama “Beethoven Virus” prior to now. Nevertheless, after episodes 1 and a couple of of the drama have been launched on December ninth and tenth, viewers came upon the brand new factors in the way in which the characters’ psychology and conditions have been unveiled by means of music. Lee Younger-ae’s efficiency additionally made many individuals curious concerning the subsequent developments.
Realizing concerning the comparability, the actress additionally talked about it herself, saying “‘Beethoven Virus’ was a great drama nevertheless it aired a very long time in the past and never many dramas about conductors and classical music have been produced since then”, including, “I’m very assured about ‘Maestra’”.