On the 4th afternoon, the movie ‘Extreme Profession’ GV (conversation with audience) was held at Lotte Cinema Centum City in Udong, Haeundae-gu, Busan. It is an invitation to Korean film for the 24th Busan International Film Festival (2019 BIFF). Director Lee Byung-hun, leading director Ryu Seung-ryong and Jin Seon-kyu met with Busan audiences.
‘Extreme occupation’ is a comic investigation drama about the story of ‘Drug Chicken’, which five drug groups in crisis of dismantling started to disguise as criminal organizations, and went on a word of mouth as a Japanese restaurant. It was released in January and surpassed 16 million viewers, making it the second-largest Korean film hit ever.
On this day, director Lee Byung-hun said, “I have done everything from 16 million to 1% this year.” He added 16 million spectators as ‘extreme occupation’, while ‘the melodic constitution’ had the highest viewer rating of 1.87%.
At the same time, he expressed a surprise about the “extreme occupation” success, “I started to be scared from the 8 million break, and I couldn’t stop it.
Lee Byung-hun also said, “Are there any plans for ‘extreme occupation’ 2?”
Ryu Seung-ryong is proud of the success of ‘extreme occupation’. He said, “I’ve heard a lot of thanks to the owners of the chicken house since the opening of ‘Extreme Occupation.’
Following the “representative of the production company and director Lee Byung-hun received a citation from Suwon City,” he said, “This seems to be very worthwhile” attracted attention.
In addition, Ryu Seung-ryong thanked the “extreme occupation” former cast is grateful to the audience’s love to grow up and acting powerfully.
Jin Sun-kyu said that he had challenged to play his first comedy as ‘extreme occupation’. “I chose ‘extreme job’ because I wanted to change the genre,” he said. “But I had never worked on a comedy film. Said.
“I feel like I’ve been good at editing,” he said. “In fact, the pressure is the same no matter what the act.”