On August 22, a source from the film stated, “Director Jung Ji Woo’s ‘Witness of Silence’ will star Ryu Jun Yeol and Lee Soo Kyung, and we are currently fine-tuning concrete plans for the film.”
“Witness of Silence” is a remake of a Chinese legal thriller about a chaebol’s daughter who witnesses the death of a chaebol fiancée. Choi Min Sik is set to star as the chaebol, with Lee Soo Kyung as the chaebol’s daughter. Park Shin Hye stars as the lawyer who represents the chaebol’s daughter, while Ryu Jun Yeol will play a new character that is not part of the original film. His character is revealed to have an important key to resolving the case.
“Witness of Silence” will start production during the second half of 2016, and aims to be released in the following year.