Lee Dong Hwi In Talks + Han Ji Eun Confirmed To Star In New Romance Film
On October 22, industry representatives reported that the two actors will be starring as the leads of the upcoming movie “Mora-dong” (romanized title).
In response to the reports, Han Ji Eun’s agency Secret Entertainment shared, “Han Ji Eun is confirmed to star in ‘Mora-dong,'” while Lee Dong Hwi’s agency KeyEast commented, “Lee Dong Hwi has received a casting offer for the film ‘Mora-dong’ and is positively reviewing [the offer].”
The upcoming film tells the realistic love stories of young adults with the setting of Mora, a neighborhood in Busan.
Lee Dong Hwi has been offered the role of Han Sun Woo, a part-time university lecturer who is working to become an architect. Han Ji Eun is set to play Min Woo Jung, a barista who dreams of starting her own cafe.
“Mora-dong” will begin filming soon with the aim to premiere next year.
While waiting, watch Lee Dong Hwi in “New Year Blues“:
And Han Ji Eun in “Kkondae Intern“: