Jan 28 2016

Kim Rae-Won & Han Suk-Kyu cast in movie “The Prison”

Actors Kim Rae-Won & Han Suk-Kyu are now cast in upcoming movie “The Prison.” Movie will be directed by Na Hyeon (screenwriter for “May 18“/”Forever the Moment“). In the film “The Prison,” Kim Rae-Won will play a detective. The detective’s brother is then killed. To find out what happened to his brother, the detective goes into prison as an inmate. He tries to get close to a man (Han Suk-Kyu) who appears to be a king among the inmates.

Filming for “The Prison” begins February, 2016 in South Korea.

Jan 22 2016

Lee Byung-Hun & Kong Hyo-Jin cast in movie “Single Rider”

Lee Byung-Hun & Kong Hyo-Jin are cast in new movie “Single Rider.” Movie will be directed by first-time feature film director Lee Joo-Young. Story for the film has Lee Byung-Hun and Kong Hyo-Jin playing husband and wife. Lee Byung-Hun’s character works as a branch manager for an investment firm. Kong Hyo-Jin’s character and son then go to Australia for their son’s studies, but the husband loses everything and goes to Australia.

Filming for “Single Rider” begins March, 2016.

Jan 22 2016

Shim Eun-Kyung cast in movie “Special Citizen”

Shim Eun-Kyung is cast in upcoming movie “Special Citizen” (literal title) which has already cast Choi Min-Sik and Kwak Do-Won. Movie will be directed by Park In-Je (“Moby Dick“). Story for “Special Citizen” follows a Seoul mayor and his political rivals as the Seoul mayor runs for election for the third time. Shim Eun-Kyung will play the chief of the Youth Innovation Committee. Filming for the movie begins sometime during the first half of this year.

Jan 21 2016

Ryoo Joon-Yeol cast in movie “The King”

Ryoo Joon-Yeol ,who just finished performing in popular tvN drama series “Reply 1988,” is cast in upcoming movie “The King” which Zo In-Sung, Jung Woo-Sung, Bae Sung-Woo and Lee Joo-Yeon are already cast. In the film, he will play Tae-Soo’s (Zo In-Sung) friend who becomes a gang boss. Meanwhile, actress Kim A-Joong has been offered the lead female role and she is currently considering the offer. If she accepts the offer, she will play the wife of Zo In-Sung’s character. Movie is directed by Han Jae-Rim (“The Face Reader“).

Filming for “The King” begins next month in South Korea.

Jan 21 2016

Teaser poster for movie “Musudan”

Here’s the first teaser poster for upcoming mystery-thriller film “Musudan” starring Lee Ji-Ah and Kim Min-Jun. Story for the film takes place along the Korean Demilitarized Zone. A string of missing persons turned deaths take place on the DMZ. A unit led by Jo Jin-Ho (Kim Min-Jun) and Shin Yoo-Hwa (Lee Ji-Ah) have 24 hours to figure out the truth.

“Musudan” will be released February, 2016 in South Korea.

Jan 20 2016

Filming finishes for movie “Take Off 2”

Filming finished January 14, 2016 for upcoming film “Take Off 2” starring Soo-Ae, Oh Dal-Su, Oh Yeon-Seo, Kim Seul-Gi, Jin Ji-Hee. Filming took about 3 months to complete. Like its predecessor, 2009 box-office hit “Take Off,” movie follows a newly formed national Korean team as they prepare to take part in international competition. This time around, the team consists of women, as they form the country’s first female national ice hockey team.

In the film, Soo-Ae will star as Ji-Won. Her character is North Korean defector. She played on the national women’s ice hockey for North Korea.

Oh Dal-Su will play the coach for the national women’s ice hockey team.

Oh Yeon-Seo will play a character who was kicked off the short track team and decides to join the women’s ice hockey team.

Release date for “Take Off 2” will take place sometime this year in South Korea.