Lee Je Hoon to Star in Movie ′Detective Hong Gil Dong′
Lee Je Hoon′s already getting into a new movie!
The actor announced he will be appearing in the movie Detective Hong Gil Dong on July 25.
The movie will be his first since his release from military duties on July 24.
Lee Je Hoon commented, "I was interested in how the movie is in a unique genre, and in how Hong Gil Dong appears as a detective. I trust director Cho Sung Hee, and I′m really looking forward to working with him."
Hong Gil Dong is a well known fictional character from a traditional novel. The movie twists his story and makes him a detective who works in the underground.
Director Cho Sung Hee said about casting Lee Je Hoon, "I thought Lee Je Hoon′s sensitive emotions would be perfect in portraying Hong Gil Dong′s cold yet pure character. Lee Je Hoon is Hong Gil Dong."
Lee Je Hoon was successful on the big screen with Architecture 101, while Cho Sung Hee also marked a success with A Werewolf Boy.
Detective Hong Gil Dong will start shooting in November. Previous reports stated that Go Ara is considering a role in the movie also.
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