Teaser trailer for biopic film “Anarchist from Colony” (English title) starring Lee Je-Hoon & Choi Hee-Seo. The film is based on the life of anarchist/political activist Park Yeol and directed by Lee Joon-Ik.
“Anarchist from Colony” opens June 29, 2017 in South Korea.
Zo In-Sung is cast for the lead male role in upcoming period film “Ansi Fortress” (literal title). Movie will be directed by Kim Kwang-Sik. In the upcoming film, Zo In-Sung will play Yang Man-Chun. His character is the lord of Ansi Fortress and commander of Goguryeo troops. The face off against a half million invading Tang forces. Actor Park Bo-Gum is currently considering an offer to play a role in the film.
Filming for “Ansi Fortress” will begin August, 2017.
See the entire list of nominees and winners for the just concluded 2017 BaekSang Arts Awards. The top “Grand Prize” went to Park Chan-Wook for movie “The Handmaiden” and Kim Eun-Sook for tvN drama series “Goblin.” Congrats to all of the winners.
Main trailer for upcoming movie “The Merciless” starring Sol Kyung-Gu & Siwan. “The Merciless” will have its world premiere at the 69th annual Cannes Film Festival in the Midnight Screenings section. Story for “The Merciless” follows Jae-Ho (Sol Kyung-Gu) who wants to become the #1 guy in a crime organization and Hyun-Soo (Siwan) who is not afraid of anything.
“The Merciless” opens May, 2017 in South Korea.
Filming for upcoming movie “Cheese in the Trap,” starring Park Hae-Jin & Oh Yeon-Seo, began April 20, 2017 in Seoul, South Korea. Movie is based on webcomic “Cheese in the Trap” by Soon Ggi. The webcomic was previously adapted into popular 2016 tvN drama series “Cheese in the Trap.”
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Main trailer for upcoming movie “Warriors of the Dawn” starring Lee Jung-Jae & Yeo Jin-Goo. Meanwhile, 6 character posters have been recently released. The character posters are of Lee Jung-Jae, Kim Moo-Yul, Park Won-Sang, Yeo Jin-Goo, Esom and Bae Soo-Bin. “Warriors of the Dawn” will be released May 31, 2017 in South Korea.
Two teaser posters for upcoming movie “Park Yeol” starring Lee Je-Hoon. Movie is directed by Lee Joon-Ik and, similar to his last film “Dongju: The Portrait of a Poet,” “Park Yeol” is based on the life of a historical person. Park Yeol was born in 1902 and lived through a time when Japan occupied South Korea. He became an anarchist and advocated the independence of South Korea. He was arrested for conspiring to bomb the wedding of Crown Prince Hirohito.
“Park Yeol” is set for release June 29, 2017 in South Korea.
Kim Ju-Hyeok is cast in movie “Heungbu” co-starring Jung Woo. Movie will be directed by Jo Keun-Hyun (“26 Years“). Screenplay for “Heungbu” is set in historical times when the power struggles of noblemen brought great difficulties to the people of Joseon. Kim Ju-Hyeok will play nobleman Jo Hyuk. His character brings enlightenment to writer Yeon Heung-Bu (Jung Woo). Filming for “Heungbu” begins May, 2017.
Here’s the first still image from upcoming movie “Midnight Runners” (English title) starring Park Seo-Joon and Kang Ha-Neul. The movie is directed by Kim Joo-Hwan (“Koala“). Story for “Midnight Runners” has Park Seo-Joon and Kang Ha-Neul playing students at the police academy. The witness a kidnapping and decide to investigate.
Release date for “Midnight Runners” is now slotted for August, 2017 in South Korea.
First script reading and gosa ceremony took place for upcoming movie “Preparation” (literal title) starring Ko Du-Shim & Kim Sung-Kyun. The still images above are from script reading which took place April 7, 2017. The gosa cermony also took place the same day. The film also features supporting actors Yoo-Sun, Park Chul-Min and Kim Hee-Jung. Shin Se-Kyung will also make a special appearance and she attended the first script reading. Story for the film follows a mother diagnosed with terminal cancer and she must prepare her adult son with a mental disability to live alone.
Filming for “Preparation” began April 10, 2017 in Yongin, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea.