On December 28, W Korea released images from (G)I-DLE stunning photoshoot. Along with the eye-catching photos was an interview with each member.

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Each member shared about their own personal traits or solo activities. For member Miyeon, she discussed her acting debut and how it made her realize things about herself.

I tried acting for the first time in the web drama ‘Replay,’ which recently finished filming. My character is someone who expresses herself honestly and is straightforward, so I looked at myself through that. Uncertain on how others would see me, I think I have been unknowingly hiding myself. During my lengthy trainining period, I would deceive myself and say ‘it’s okay,’ despite how hard it was. Because of this, it might have turned into a habit.

—  Miyeon

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| Soyeon (left) and Miyeon (right)

 

Miyeon continued to explain how acting helped her. She shared that though she hides herself, acting is helping her with that habit.

I think acting acts as a prescription for me since I can run away from hiding myself. One day I would wander, and, one day I would recognize and learn how to express naturally myself. I’m still not great at it, but it was fun to work in the drama and bring myself out.

—  Miyeon

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| @G_I_DLE/Twitter

Many fans expressed their excitement and support to see actress Miyeon in Replay. Fans also revealed that they are happy acting has created a method for Miyeon to stop hiding and have fun.

(G)I-DLE fans are looking forward to Replay and (G)I-DLE’s fourth mini-album “I burn” on January 11 at 6 p.m. KST.