11/27/06 – Movie star Lee Bum Soo (이범수) will lead the Wednesday-Thursday drama “Surgeon Bong Dal Hee (외과의사 봉달희)” scheduled to be aired by SBS on 1/17/2007. This medical drama is similar to the drama “Medical Center (메디컬 센터)” aired by SBS in 2000 portraying various situations in a hospital as well as problems among doctors and patients.
LBS plays the role Ahn Jong Geun (안중근) who is a surgeon specialist. Jong Geun gives lots of helps to the heroine Bong Dal Hee who is a surgeon resident. The lead actress is undecided yet. LBS states, “I’ve always wanted to try such a role since my debut. So far, I haven’t encountered a role like Ahn Jong Geun in my movie career.” LBS just won the best supporting actor award for his movie “The City of Violence” in the 5th Korea Film Awards sponsored by MBC.