“The Heirs,” which aired in 2013, received much love not only in Korea, but also throughout other parts of Asia, earning immense popularity for its actors as well. These actors are now preparing to take over movie theaters with their respective films.
Actor Kim Woo Bin, who played the role of Choi Young Do in the drama, will be starring in the film “The Technicians” (also called “Criminal Designer”), scheduled to premiere this coming December 24. It is said that his character in the movie was a perfect match for the actor, allowing him the opportunity to display his acting abilities as well as his action skills.
The female lead of “The Heirs,” actress Park Shin Hye, will be filling up the big screen with her acting in the movie “The Tailors,” which will hit theaters in December as well. It is her very first try at a historical production and the actress stars as the role of the queen within the storyline. Many are already looking forward to seeing her act among a cast full of senior actors, including Han Seok Kyu and Go Soo.
Actor Lee Min Ho, who took on the role of Kim Tan in “The Heirs,” is planning to show his charismatic side through the film “Gangnam 1970” (formerly “Gangnam Blues”), in which the actor stars as his first-ever movie lead role. The plot focuses on the ambition, loyalty, and betrayal of two men, played by Lee Min Ho and Kim Rae Won, during a period of time when Gangnam was being developed in the 1970s. Originally scheduled to premiere in November, “Gangnam 1970” has been postponed to open in theaters in January.
Which movie are you most looking forward to?