Ju Jin Mo to Return to Film with ′Friend 2′
Ju Jin Mo will be returning to the big screen with director Kwak Kyung Taek.
According to the actor′s agency Fantagio on March 27, Ju Jin Mo has confirmed he will be appearing in Friend 2. He will be appearing as Lee Joon Seok (Yoo Oh Sung)′s father Lee Chul Ju, who was a charismatic man of the town in the 1960s.
Ju Jin Mo commented, "I′m happy I′ll be joining the sequel to Friend. Friend 2 isn′t a film about mere bullies; it contains characters with their own pathos. It′s my first time working with director Kwak Kyung Taek in six years. I′ll work hard to show what being manly is all about on screen, so you can look forward to it."
Friend 2 is set in both 1963 and 2013, and is about men who represent each period. Yoo Oh Sung, the lead of the first film, and Kim Woo Bin have been confirmed for the film. It will start filming in April.
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