Cheer Up Mr Kim Filming Site

Today, Shinhwa’s Kim Dong Wan as an actor won 49th Paeksang Arts Award – Male Actor Popularity Award for his role in Deranged as Jae-pil. So, I thought it is a great happy day to write this entry as a THANK YOU gift for MR KIM DW being a great actor hehehe 🙂

Dongwan known as MR KIM as one of the icon in shinbang, was because of his role in Cheer Up Mr Kim. A soap drama with 124 episodes featuring Kim Tae Pyung as a 32 years old unmarried man who is raising 4 children, 3 are whom are not related by blood, as their guardian. The story went around sharing how Mr Kim and his 4 children go through different hardship and accepting each other as real true family by showing the true love and understanding. With such great storyline, Mr Kim has now known Granny-Ahjumma Killer especially in the local markets. Everyone knows him, everyone loves him! 🙂

The drama often took place inside the house (which could be a studio shoot) as well as the playground. Though the drama have already come to an end, you might wish to take a look at the playground where secrets, laughters and tears were often captured? Just to share, this is a residential area, and I hope that, those who are really love to visit there please do not disturb the residents there… I know, we all love Mr Kim! 🙂

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#Neutinamu Children’s Park (near hongdae area)

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#the playground

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#of cos, a shoot here… you know… taking a picture where DW always filming at… :/

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#Cheer Up Mr Kim!!!!

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#the door, that Mr Kim opened every weekdays haha! :p

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#Mr Kim & (his) Noona house! (Remember there’s a scene where SongAh was ‘catching the two dating’ standing at this fences?)

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#the Swing!!! (okay, carol cin and me played a few times :p)

AND…. (on the way to the playground the next few days later…)

We got really really excited when we saw this BUS on our way to the playground. We got really excited about this…

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#힘내요, 미스터 김! —>>> Cheer Up Mr Kim!!! (their bus!) We got really excited that we might able to see DW…!

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#and walking towards the playground… WE SAW MR KIM VAN… it’s so cute haha! :p

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#and we really saw the filming scene!!!!!!

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#and I only took this 2 photos via my phone once I reached, and no more taking photo during the filming.

That night filming were for EP 122 & 124.

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#we watched this scene too!

We stayed about 2 hours to see them filming and decided to leave after that because we were just too cold! So, we didn’t really manage to see them wrapped up… They must have filmed real late… (It’s about 11pm by then…) This filming, give us a really upclose view of Dongwan. I must say despite wearing just MR KIM clothes, he still look so good so charming. As much as we didnt sit too near due to filming angle, we still get a real good view of him…. and because they moved around, we moved too in order not to disturb them.

During ‘break-time’, Dongwan even played around with his fellow crews, this scene was so adorable, to see the real Dongwan instead of Mr Kim. teeheehee~ WooKyung as DW’s girlfriend is really really alot prettier in person…., we managed to see her real close while she was reciting and memorizing her lines.

The filming for today was mainly with Songah, as you remembered during EP122, Songah is going to leave the family to join her mum, lots of tears and heart to heart talk. Songah is so cute and lively, yet a great and talented young actress. She might be playing around before filming, but the moment she need to cry – She Cried; once the camera stop rolling… She is back to her cheerful self. Such a great lovely girl, and most importantly, she is so cute! 🙂

Some cute incident happened. DW was really playing around (trying to fight the cold) and he fallen from the metal thingy (where he sat together with Songah). LOL, and with playground cushion base, he didn’t fall too badly. And what he just did was actually in fact brighten up the atmosphere for the rest of the crew includes the director. hehe. They laughed… and I mean really laugh… This made the filming warmer especially with such cold. We were shivering so much and now you can imagine how cold they probably were for the past few months of late night filming? And our cute DW even put a heat pad on his neck while filming haha! WHY SO CUTE!!! 😀


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#Hongki University Station Exit 1

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# when exit, KBE Bank on your right, just walk straight.

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#continue to walk straight.

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#When you saw this sign… prepared to turn RIGHT at traffic light.

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#TURN RIGHT here 🙂

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#7-11 on your right… continue to walk straight! 🙂

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#cross the road 🙂

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#passed by Mini Stop

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#Caffe bene (this outlet is very popular because other dramas are filmed here too!)

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#keep walking, we will pass by Paris Baguette on the right – this is the outlet where we got the chocolate bun!

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#continue walking… communicationbooks on your right… STANDBY TO TURN RIGHT!

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#turn RIGHT here! 🙂

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#walked all the way straight towards the church….. you will find yourself RIGHT inside the playground! 😀

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