“Law of the City” Member Baek Jin Hee to Star in Hollywood Novel-based Film?
Baek Jin Hee might be joining the ranks of actress Kim Soo Hyun and Bae Doo Na and actors Rain and Lee Byung Hun as the young actress received a lovecall from Hollywood to star in a film adaptation of a novel.
On the August 13 episode of the SBS variety program “Law of the City in New York” airing tonight, Baek Jin Hee will meet with a novelist whose work will be made into a Hollywood film and talked about the possibility of her being cast in the movie.
The novelist got in touch with Baek Jin Hee after seeing the latter’s posted ad on the internet looking for a job. “Baek Jin Hee’s image fits with the character in the movie,” said the novelist who wanted to personally see the actress to further discuss the upcoming project.
The novelist asked Baek Jin Hee sharp questions regarding acting and was very detailed in the interview. After the interview, the novelist confirmed that Baek Jin Hee really fits well with the character in the movie.
Thinking of himself as Baek Jin Hee’s manager, Moon of Royal Pirates gave the audience a laugh through his best impression of Robert Downey, showing his desire to act as well.
The 50th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actress for TV Baek Jin Hee has made her acting debut in 2008 with a role in Season 2 of “Crime.” She has worked on several sitcoms, dramas, and movies including “High Kick: Revenge of the Short Legged,” “Jeon Woo Chi,” “Bandhobi,” and “Foxy Festival.” Recently, she has appeared in the historical drama “Empress Ki” and the recently concluded “Triangle.”
See how Baek Jin Hee’s road to Hollywood unfolds in tonight’s episode of “Law of the City in New York” airing at SBS, 11:15 p.m.