Rowoon did not charge any appearance fee for his cameo in Ahn Hyo-seop’s A Time Called You

Rowoon from SF9 made a cameo appearance in the show A Time Called You alongside Ahn Hyo-seop without receiving any payment. The decision to cast Rowoon as Ahn Hyo-seop’s close friend with a BL storyline was made after extensive discussions. However, Rowoon had a special request that ultimately led to his casting.

Rowoon Ahn Hyo Seop A Time Called You

On Monday, A Time Called You’s director Kim Jin-won was interviewed by a leading South Korean news portal where he revealed that he carefully considered who should portray the role and ultimately decided that it should be someone who Ahn Hyo-seop is familiar with. The series’ lead star Ahn Hyo-seop has been close friends with singer-actor Rowoon, since their struggling days. The filmmaker further revealed that when Rowoon came on board, he had one condition: he would not charge any fee for his appearance. Rowoon just had one small request that his friend and actor Ahn Hyo-seop will send him a food truck under his name.

According to Kim Jin-won, the casting process should involve emotional interaction, and the strong friendship between Ahn Hyo-seop and Rowoon was a significant factor in achieving this. The two actors have a close bond and a high level of mutual trust, and the director noted that their desire to work together on a drama was beneficial in making the overall experience more seamless.

Rowoon Ahn Hyo Seop A Time Called You

In the drama, Rowoon played a surprising role as a close friend of Ahn Hyo-seop’s character. However, both boys had feelings for each other that they were unable to confess.

Meanwhile, A Time Called You also stars Jeon Yeo-been and Kang Hoon. The time-travel romantic drama is based on a popular Taiwanese show Someday or One Day. he story revolves around Han Jun-hee, who is mourning the loss of her boyfriend, Koo Yeon-jun who passed away a year ago. She finds herself transported back to 1998 where she meets Nam Si-heon, who looks remarkably like her deceased lover. The series recently premiered on September 8 on OTT.

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