Mar 29 2016

Filming for movie “Will You Be There?” begins

Filming for upcoming time-travel film “Will You Be There?,” starring Kim Yun-Seok, Byun Yo-Han and Kim Go-Woon, began March 22, 2016. The first day of filming were for present day scenes involving Kim Yun-Seok and veteran character actor Kim Sang-Ho. Filming on March 24, 2016 then took place at a train station with Byun Yo-Han  and Kim Go-Woon acting for a scene set in the past. March 24th was the first day of filming for Byun Yo-Han  and Kim Go-Woon.

Movie “Will You Be There?” is based on French novel “Seras-tu là ?” by Guillaume Musso and directed by Hong Ji-Young (“The Naked Kitchen“). “Will You Be There?” will be released sometime in the second half of this year in South Korea.

Mar 28 2016

Filming for movie “The Last Princess” finishes

Filming for upcoming movie “The Last Princess” (English working title), starring Son Ye-JinPark Hae-Il, finished March 23, 2016. Filming took approximately 4 months to finish and filming took place in South Korea and Japan. Story for “The Last Princess” takes place in the early 20th century, while Korea is under Japan’s occupation. Son Ye-Jin plays the last princess, Princess Deokhye. After she is taken against her will to Japan, she meets up with a Korean freedom fighter played by Park Hae-Il. Actress Son Ye-Jin previously worked with movie director Hur Jin-Ho in 2005 film “April Snow.”

“The Last Princess” will be released sometime during the second half of this year in South Korea.


Mar 28 2016

Park Hae-Jin offered role in movie version of “Cheese in the Trap”

Actor Park Hae-Jin has been offered to reprise his role from tvN drama series “Cheese in the Trap” for upcoming movie version “Cheese in the Trap.” If Park Hae-Jin accepts, he will play Yoo Jung again. Currently, Park Hae-Jin is “postively considering” the offer. Park Hae-Jin does have a condition that if he were to accept the role, he wants the original webcomic writer Soon Ggi to take part in the film. Movie version of “Cheese in the Trap” will be a joint production between South Korean and Chinese companies.

Currently, actress Kim Go-Eun, who played the lead female role in the tvN drama series version, has not been offered a role in the upcoming movie version. Seo Kang-Joon though was offered to reprise his role in the movie version two months ago and he has yet to make a final decision.



Mar 25 2016

Lee Sung-Min, Cho Jin-Woong, Kim Sung-Kyun cast in movie “Sheriff”

Lee Sung-Min, Cho Jin-Woong &Kim Sung-Kyun are cast in new movie “Sheriff” (literal title). In the movie “Sheriff,” Lee Sung-Min plays a former detective who considers himself the sheriff of his neighborhood. A flashy businessman played by Cho Jin-Woong then moves into the neighborhood and the ex-detective suspects he is a drug offender. Kim Sung-Kyun plays the brother-in-law of the ex-detective and his assistant in their investigation.

Filming for “Sheriff” begins this July in South Korea.

Mar 17 2016

Han Ye-Ri cast in movie “Chunmong”

Actress Han Ye-Ri is cast in upcoming movie “Chunmong” directed by Zhang Lu. Story for the film has Han Ye-Ri playing a woman who runs a bar. There’s three men who are in love with her. The three men will be played by award winning directors Yang Ik-June, Yoon Jong-Bin & Park Jung-Bum. In addition, actress Shin Min-A will make a cameo appearance in the film. Shin Min-A previously worked with director Zhang Lu in 2014 film “Gyeongju.”

Filming for “Chunmoong” begins April, 2016 in South Korea.

Mar 17 2016

Ahn So-Hee cast in movie “Single Rider”

Ahn So-Hee (ex Wonder Girls member) is cast in movie “Single Rider” starring Lee Byung-Hun and Kong Hyo-Jin. The film is directed by first time director Lee Joo-Young.

In movie “Single Rider,” Ahn So-Heee plays Ji-Na. Her character is a university student who travels to Australia on a working holiday visa. There she meets a Korean family. The husband fled South Korea after an investment scandal at his workplace.

Filming for “Single Rider” begins March 21, 2016 in Australia.