Song Joong Ki proved his supportive and close friendship with Park Bo Gum by tearing up during Bo Gum’s emotional speech.
During the annual KBS Drama Awards, Park Bo Gum took home the Male Top Excellence Awards of the year. Bo Gum thanked Song Joong Ki for his support while he was filming for the hit KBS2 historical drama series “Moonlight Drawn by Clouds”. The emotional speech from his fellow actor and friend left Song Joong Ki in tears.
Park Bo Gum tearfully said “When I was working on ‘Moonlight Drawn by Clouds,’ I felt like I was very lacking. But I’m grateful to Song Joong Ki, who gave me advice every time.” During Park’s speech, the camera often showed Song Joong Ki, who was captured in tears. Park Bo Gum also thanked his staff, his father, and fellow actors in his speech.
Park Bo Gum and Song Joong Ki come from the same company, Blossom Entertainment, and have previously expressed their fondness and support for each other.
Bo Gum explained during an interview later in the evening saying, “He’s [Song Joong Ki] a very good senior actor at my company. I had a really hard time while I was filming this drama, and I couldn’t find a balance. Song Joong Ki understood that more than anyone else, and he gave me a lot of advice, so I wanted to say that I’m really grateful.”
Song Joong Ki, along with his co-star Song Hye Kyo received the Grand Award for their work in “Descendants of the Sun” later in the night. During Song’s acceptance speech he laughed and explained his tears by mentioning that Park Bo Gum made him cry earlier.
Check out this video of Park Bo Gum’s full acceptance speech!