Ha Jung Woo, Kang Dong Won Cast in 19th Century Joseon Period Movie, ‘Islands’
Ha Jung Woo and Kang Dong Won have been cast as the leads for a new movie.
The movie production agency, Showbox revealed on December 14 that the two actors are confirmed to play the leads of the upcoming movie, Islands.
Director Yun Jong Bin will helm of the period piece, set in Korea’s Joseon Dynasty in the 19th century and will revolve around the story of an outlaw and the authorities squaring off.
Ha Jung Woo will play Dol Moo Chi, a commoner who becomes a righteous outlaw of the people who are oppressed in their everyday life.
Kang Dong Won will portray Jo Yoon, a son of a wealthy household who is skilled in martial arts but is looked down on for being an illegitimate son from a concubine.
The movie will reunite Ha Jung Woo with director Yun Jong Bin as the two previously worked together for the acclaimed movie, Nameless Gangster.
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