Actress Jeon Do-yeon (left) and actor Jung Jae-young (right) [10Asia]
Top Korean actors Jeon Do-yeon and Jung Jae-young have been cast as the leads in an upcoming action flick, according to the film's producer Sidus FHN on Tuesday.
Sidus announced in a press release that Jeon and Jeong will take on the role of Cha Ha-yeon and Tae Gun-ho, respectively, in the new movie tentatively titled "Countdown", making it their second time to work together since their film "No Blood No Tears" (2002)...More
Film "Villain and Widow" [Sidus FHN]
There is something fishy about Chang-in (Han Suk-kyu), a guy who rents a room in a two-story house occupied only by a mother and a daughter. Although he introduced himself as a writer he is definitely up to something given how he snoops around the house whenever he can -- as if looking for something in particular. But mistress of the house Yeon-joo (Kim Hye-soo) who is suffering from depression and insomnia at the same time and her rebellious teenage daughter Seong-ah (Ji Woo) who is going through a stormy period of her life from her obsession over the faults to her looks, will not permit Chang-in to come close by maintaining a hysterical attitude. Even the woman next door (Lee Yong-nyeo) who likes to poke her nose into others' businesses gets in his way. With time running out, Chang-in, increasingly anxious, ends up throwing himself at Yeon-joo to avoid a risky moment...More
In "Miss Gold Digger
" ("Yonguijudo Miss Shin"), Han Ye-seul
dominates the running time -- for 98 percent, to be exact -- as a likable beauty who compares and contrasts four different potential Mr. Rights.
But the movie's heroine Shin Mi-su played by Han is not an original character. Rather it's a combination of Kim Ah-joong
, who hit it big early this year with "200 Pounds Beauty
" featuring herself as a symbol of transformation through plastic surgery, and Jun Ji-hyun
, who represents a cranky yet enchanting beauty, as showcased in the classic romantic comedy "My Sassy Girl
When Shin puts on chic dresses and sexy club outfits, she looks like Kim A-jung's after-surgery version. And when Shin throws up something unmentionable to a man after heavy drinking, she seems to imitate what Jun Ji-hyun
did to Cha Tae-hyun
in the notorious subway scene.
But Han Ye-seul
is neither ...More