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Kim Hyun Joong Loses 7% Body Fat for Drama, 'Conquest of the City'

By Staff Writer | July 12, 2012 09:36 AM EDT

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SS501 Kim Hyun Joong has been working on his body for his new drama, "Conquest of the City."

On July 10, Kim Hyun Joong interviewed with a Japanese magazine about his new drama and the episodes that happened while filming.

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"Conquest of the City" is a remake of a comic, with Kim Hyun Joong playing the lead role.

This will be Kim Hyun Joong's first action scene in a drama. He commented, "I wanted to show my fans and viewers a different side to me so I attended action school."

He continued, "I have been controlling my body fat with exercise and portion control. I have lost about 7% of my body fat." A man's average fat percentage is 15-20%. Kim Hyun Joong is about 1/2-1/3 of what an average man should have.

"Conquest of the City" will be filming in Japan starting on July 10.

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