On January 27, film industry insiders revealed that the cast has been confirmed with Kim Woo Bin, Lee Hyun Woo, Kim Young Chul and Go Chang Suk.
“The Technicians” is director Kim Hong Sun‘s newest project. Kim Hong Sun won the Rookie Director Award at the 33rd Blue Dragon Film Awards for the film, “The Traffickers.”
“The Technicians,” which was once called “Checkmate,” is a heist film that is similar in genre with “The Big Swindle” and “The Thieves.” The film is about a safebreaker and his friends. Kim Woo Bin will be playing the safebreaker role while Lee Hyun Woo will be playing a hacker.
After consecutive successes in both the drama and film world, Kim Woo Bin’s next film project is of high interest to the public. Other cast members such as Lee Hyun Woo, who has also solidified a successful spot in the film industry through “Secretly, Greatly,” as well as veteran actors Kim Young Chul and Go Chang Suk, are adding on to the public’s anticipation for this film.
“The Technicians” is in its final casting stage and will start shooting this spring.