Actress Lee Ji Ah has recently transformed herself into a violinist for Beethoven Virus drama and photos of her playing the violin was released today.
MBC drama Beethoven Virus which will begin it’s broadcast on 3rd September sees Lee Ji Ah starting filming for the drama for the first time. According to production staff, “Lee Ji Ah is a 27 year old violin player and the first drama setting happens in the subway. This particular scene sees her playing the violin to earn money, with her looks and tears added to the mix.”
This person added, “The past few weeks, she has been practising with the violin until the wee hours. Her violin playing ability was finally displayed for the first time in the subway scene. Although she was a little nervous but with the support from staff and the other cast members, the shoot was a success.”
Lee Ji Ah had started learning the violin earlier this year to prepare for her role. Even when she went to Japan in June for TWSSG promotions, she also bought her violin along and would practise whenever she has time.
According to Lee Ji Ah spokesperson, “To play it well, Lee Ji Ah has been practising hard everyday. She will try her very best to reprise her character because this is an interesting and moving drama.”
Besides Lee Ji Ah, other confirmed cast members for this music drama include Kim Myung Min (male lead), Jang Geun Suk, Lee Soon Jae, Song Ok Sook.