5/5/06 – Lee Yo Won will costar with Ahn Sung Gi, Cha In Pyo (cameo), Song Jae Ho, and Na Moon Hee (안성기, 차인표, 송재호, 나문희) in the movie “Splendid Holiday (화려한 휴가)”. This movie portrays Kwangju Democratization Movement from May 18 to May 27 of 1980.
LYW states, “I listen to the true intention of the producer who wants to present the melancholy synopsis happened in that period of time. I decide to select this project because I always like characters and settings happened in a historical period.” The production company is “MK Pictures (MK픽쳐스)”, and the director is Kim Ji Hoon (김지훈) whose previous movie project was “Mokpo, Gangster’s Paradise (목포는 항구다)” of 2004. The production cost is around 10 bullion Won, as high as that of the mega film “Tae Guk Gi”. The filming is scheduled to start in June at Kwangju, and the debut will be in spring 2007.