Kang Ha Neul, Han Hyo Joo, Lee Kwang Soo, And More Confirmed To Join “The Pirates” Sequel Along With EXO’s Sehun
The cast lineup for the sequel of the hit 2014 film “The Pirates” has been finalized!
EXO’s Sehun was previously confirmed to star in the film, while Chae Soo Bin, Lee Kwang Soo, Kang Ha Neul, Han Hyo Joo, and Kwon Sang Woo were in talks. The final confirmed lineup has now been officially shared.
The film’s distributor Lotte Entertainment stated, “‘The Pirates: Goblin Flag’ (literal title) has finalized its casting of Kang Ha Neul, Han Hyo Joo, Lee Kwang Soo, Kwon Sang Woo, Chae Soo Bin, Sehun, Kim Sung Oh, Park Ji Hwan, and more. The film will begin filming in July.”
“The Pirates: Goblin Flag” will tell the story of a group of people who embark on a journey on the sea to find the final treasure of the Goryeo royal family that disappeared without a trace after the kingdom was replaced by Joseon.
Kang Ha Neul will take on the role of the righteous army’s leader Woo Moo Chi, who is self-proclaimed to be Goryeo’s best swordsman. Playing the pirate captain Hae Rang is Han Hyo Joo, who will carry out the action scenes without a body double.
Lee Kwang Soo will play Mak Yi, a pirate who prefers to work on his own, and Kwon Sang Woo will be Boo Heung Soo, who fights against the pirates for the hidden treasure.
Chae Soo Bin will play So Nyeo, a bold young woman who joins the pirate ship, and EXO’s Sehun will transform into Han Goong, a pirate who specializes in archery. Kang Seob, who is Woo Moo Chi’s right-hand man and the righteous army’s underboss, will be played by Kim Sung Oh. Park Ji Hwan has been cast as Ah Gwi, the pirate sub-captain who follows Hae Rang.
Screenwriter Chun Sung Il of the first “The Pirates” film will return once more for the sequel, which will be directed by Kim Jung Hoon.
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