With the continuing success of SBS’s “The First Responders,” author Min Ji Eun has defined her ideas on the drama!
Starring Kim Rae Won, Son Ho Jun, and Gong Seung Yeon, SBS’s new Friday-Saturday drama “The First Responders” is about members of the police power, fireplace division, and paramedic crew as they arrive collectively to assist their metropolis in any manner they’ll.
Though the drama is barely three episodes in, “The First Responders” has seen peaks of viewership scores surpassing 10 p.c with every broadcast, highlighting the present’s recognition.
Relating to the method of planning and writing the drama, author Min Ji Eun shared, “The very first time I considered the merchandise ‘The First Responders’ was the second I personally witnessed a hearth station proper subsequent to a police station in Busan. Within the late night time, their lights had been shining brightly. In that second, I assumed in regards to the picture of firefighters and cops who hold their lights on late into the night time and run out for others regardless of the time.”
She elaborated that this imagery made her take into consideration issues like their relationships with each other, the true environment in these stations, and the banter between these officers who battle for a similar goal, however inevitably have completely different values and guidelines.
When requested about the principle forged’s synchronization with their roles, Min Ji Eun commented, “Whereas planning the characters, I made a decision on the imaginary MBTI [Myers-Briggs Type Indicator] of every lead. Jin Ho Gae [Kim Rae Won] was ENTP, Bong Do Jin [Son Ho Jun] ENFJ, and Music Seol [Gong Seung Yeon] ISFJ.” She then excitedly remarked, “To say that the casting of those three actors surpasses one hundred pc synchronization and is 1,000 p.c just isn’t ample sufficient.”
Even earlier than the premiere of Season 1, “The First Responders” was confirmed for a second season. To elucidate this resolution, Min Ji Eun shared, “They are saying that every 12 months, roughly 13 million studies are filed with police departments, and roughly 10 million with fireplace departments. Inside these numerous instances, the assorted feelings of battle, greed, love, and hate between people are seemingly swirling round.”
She concluded that as a result of these numerous instances exist, there was a need to indicate an extended course of of those emergency departments by a number of seasons.
On the Season 1 press convention, lead actor Kim Rae Received teased that he was anticipating his character’s love line with Music Seol within the second season. In response to this, Min Ji Eun vaguely remarked, “There’s a policeman who has caught numerous criminals however doesn’t know the best way to catch the lady he holds pricey in his coronary heart, a firefighter who has extinguished fires numerous instances however doesn’t know the best way to put out the hearth in his coronary heart, and a paramedic who treats others’ wounds effectively however doesn’t know the best way to deal with the injuries in her personal coronary heart.”
She continued, “If a hearth happens, cops need to name 119 too, and when firefighters encounter crimes, they have to additionally name 112, however will they have the ability to name one another? On this collection, I determine that the course of the long run season’s love line can be homework that I’ll need to create along with the viewers.”
Lastly, the drama’s producers commented, “The First Responders’ is a venture that would not have been created with out the excellent creativeness, detailed composition, and meticulous analysis of author Min Ji Eun. Sooner or later too, there can be an overflow of unpredictable episodes. We plan to seize heart-pounding rigidity, exhilarating enjoyable, and heartwarming humanism, so we ask on your constant curiosity.”
Episode 4 of “The First Responders” will air on November 25 at 10 p.m. KST.
Till then, watch Gong Seung Yeon in “Are You Human Too?“:
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