See list of nominees and winners at the just concluded 54th BaekSang Arts Awards. Winner of the Daesung (Grand Prize) Award for movies went to “1987: When The Day Comes” and the Daesung Award for drama series went to “Stranger.”
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English subtitled teaser trailer for movie “The Spy Gone North” starring Hwang Jung-Min, Lee Sung-Min, Cho Jin-Woong and Ju Ji-Hoon. Movie is written and directed by Yoon Jong-Bin (“Nameless Gangster: Rules of The Time“). “The Spy Gone North” will have its world premiere at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival this month in the “Midnight Screenings” section.
Main poster and main trailer for upcoming crime-action film “Believer” starring Cho Jin-Woong, Ryoo Joon-Yeol and Kim Ju-Hyeok. Movie is the last film that Kim Ju-Hyeok appeared in before his death in a car accident on October 30, 2017.
Release date for “Believer” has been moved from May 24, 2018 to May 22, 2018 which is holiday in Korea (Birth of Buddha).
Cho Jung-Seok and Yoona (‘Girls’ Generation’) are cast for lead roles in disaster film “Exit” (working title). The film will have Cho Jung-Seok’s character holding a 70th birthday celebration for his mother at a convention hall. Yoona’s character works at the convention hall. Poisonous gas then spreads throughout the city.
“Exit” will be released by CJ Entertainment sometime during summer, 2019 in South Korea.
Teaser posters and teaser trailer #2 for sequel film “The Accidental Detective 2” starring Kwon Sang-Woo, Sung Dong-Il and Lee Kwang-Soo. The sequel film features new character Yeochi played by Lee Kwang-Soo. He used to work on a cyber investigation team and now teams up with Kang Dae-Man (Kwon Sang-Woo) and No Tae-Soo (Sung Dong-Il).
“The Accidental Detective 2” will be released June, 2018 in South Korea.
A “coming soon” teaser trailer added for upcoming sequel film “The Accidental Detective 2” starring Kwon Sang-Woo, Sung Dong-Il and Lee Kwang-Soo. The film is a sequel to “The Accidental Detective” with Lee Kwang-Soo added to the main cast.
Release date for “The Accidental Detective 2” is now set for sometime June, 2018 in South Korea.
Meanwhile, above are still images Jin Ki-Joo in the drama series. She plays Han Jae-Yi. She is now an actress, but she went through a horrific nightmare as a teenager.
Still images below is of Chang Ki-Yong. He plays Deective Chae Do-Jin. His father is a murderer and he tries to atone for his father’s ways.
“Come Here and Give Me A Hug” first airs May 16, 2018 in South Korea.
Ra Mi-Ran and Lee Sung-Kyung are cast for lead roles in new movie “Girl Cops” (working title). The film will be directed by Jung Da-Won (“Garak Market Revolution“). In the film, Ra Mi-Ran will play a veteran detective and Lee Sung-Kyung will play a rookie detective who chase after a criminal case.
Filming for “Girl Cops” will begin July, 2018 in South Korea.
Main poster and main trailer added for upcoming movie “Burning” starring Yoo Ah-In, Steven Yeun and Jeon Song-Seo. Movie “Burning” is directed by Lee Chang-Dong and will have its world premiere in the competition section at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. Korean caption on the poster states “Now tell the truth.”
“Burning” will be released May 17, 2018 in South Korea.