Lee Min Ho follows up his performance in dramas “The Moon that Embraces the Sun” and “Rooftop Prince” with a film project. Local news agencies report that the actor is cast in the movie “Running Man,” said to be the Korean version of Hollywood’s “The Fugitive,” starring Harrison Ford. “Running Man” is also reported to be a major investment of 20th Century Fox Korea.
Along with Lee Min Ho, Shin Ha Gyun is also cast. The “Brain” star plays father to Lee Min Ho’s character. “Running Man” is the senior actor’s first film since “The Front Line.”
Lee Min Ho earned a reputation for being one of Korea’s next-generation actors for his role in TV dramas. He is currently seen on SBS’ “Rooftop Prince,” co-starring with Park Yoochun and Han Ji Min.
“Running Man” tells the story of a car engineer, played by Shin Ha Gyun, who is chased by unidentified men after he learns of the nation’s top secret information.