Jan 5 2016

Filming for movie “Brother” finishes

Filming for upcoming movie “Brother” (literal and working title) finished December 31, 2015 in Songpa, Seoul, South Korea. Filming took took about 2 and 1/2 months to complete. “Brother” stars Cho Jung-Seok, Park Shin-Hye & Do Kyung-Soo (EXO-K). Movie deals with the relationship between an older brother (Cho Jung-Seok) just released from prison, his younger brother (Do Kyung-Soo) that excels at judo and his judo coach (Park Shin-Hye). Movie is directed by Kwon Soo-Kyung (“Barefoot Kibong“) and screenplay by¬†Yoo Young-A (“Miracle in Cell No.7“).

“Brother” will be released sometime this year in South Korea.

Dec 30 2015

Filming for movie “Marital Harmony” finishes

Filming for upcoming movie “Marital Harmony” (literal title) starring Lee Seung-Gi & Shim Eun-Kyung finished December 23, 215 in Namyangju, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea. Filming took about 4 months to finish. The film is setup as a period romantic-comedy with Shim Eun-Kyung playing a Princess with four bachelors linked to her due to their marital harmony signs. Meanwhile, Lee Seung-Gi plays a marital harmony sign reader involved with the Princess. “Marital Harmony” will be released sometime in 2016 in South Korea.

Dec 29 2015

Sung Dong-Il, Lee Kyoung-Young, Sulli cast for movie “Real”

Veteran actors Sung Dong-Il, Lee Kyoung-Young and former f(x) member Sulli are now cast in supporting roles for upcoming movie “Real” starring Kim Soo-Hyun and Han Ji-Eun.

In upcoming movie “Real,” Sung Dong-Il will play gang boss Jo Won-Geun. His character is in conflict with Jang Tae-Young (Kim Soo-Hyun) over a casino. Lee Kyoung-Young will play reportage-writer No Yeom. He is an ex-detective. Sulli will play Song Yoo-Hwa. Her character works as a rehabilitation therapist at a hospital which Jang Tae-Young goes to.
Meanwhile, photo above is of the cast from “Real” which was taken on December 28, 2015. They are taking part in the traditional gosa ceremony (to bring about good fortune) prior to the commencement of filming.

Dec 28 2015

Cha Tae-Hyun and Ju Ji-Hoon cast in movie “With God”

Actors Cha Tae-Hyun and Ju Ji-Hoon are cast in upcoming movie “With God” (literal title) which has already cast actors Ha Jung-Woo and Ma Dong-Seok. Movie “With God” is based on webcomic “Singwa Hamgge” by Joo Ho-Min and will be directed by Kim Yong-Hwa (“200 Pounds Beauty“/”Take Off“).

Story for “With God” follows angel of deaths who take humans into the after world where the humans receive 7 trials over a period of 49 days. Cha Tae-Hyun will play Ja-Hong. His character dies suddenly and he receives his trial in the after life. Ju Ji-Hoon will play Hae Won-Maek. His character is an angel of death and cool-headed. Meanwhile, Ha Jung-Woo plays Gang Rim. His character leads the angel of deaths and he holds an affection for human beings. Ma Dong-Seok will play a God of House. He lives in the human world and protects them in their house.

In a first for Korean films, “With God” will be filmed in two parts and the movie will be released sequentially in 2017. Filming begins April, 2016 for “With God.”