[HanCinema's News] Kim Hyun-seo Pays Respects to Cha In-ha
By William Schwartz | Published on
On December 5th Kim Hyun-seo made a post to his Instagram account about the late actor Cha In-ha. Kim Hyun-seo called Cha In-ha his brother and said they had tentative plans to go on vacation together the next time they had a break.
Kim Hyun-seo said that Cha In-ha attended his graduation and brought him food and saw him off at his mandatory military service, just like a real brother did. Kim Hyun-seo expressed great thanks for this and vowed to try and live his life the same way Cha In-ha did.
Cha In-ha died in his home on December 3rd. Both men were members of the K-Pop group SURPRISE U, and appeared together in the webdrama "Idol Fever" (Movie version "Idol Fever - Theatrical Version"). Cha In-ha debuted in that drama as an actor, playing himself.
Written by William Schwartz
Staff writer. Has been writing articles for HanCinema since 2012, having lived in South Korea since 2011. Started out in Gyeongju, then to Daegu, then to Ansan, then to Yeongju, then to Seoul, lived on the road for HanCinema's travel diaries series in the summer of 2016, and is currently settled in Anyang. Has good tips for utilizing South Korea's public bus system. William Schwartz can be contacted via email@example.com. He also has a substack at williamschwartz.substack.com where he discusses the South Korean film industry in broader terms and takes suggestions for future movies to review.