The casting of JYJ member Park Yoo Chun in upcoming movie ‘Seafog’ (production by Director Bong Jun Ho) is one strongly recommended by Director Shim Song Bo.
On the afternoon of 27 Aug, Director Bong Jun Ho said when he met with the interview team at a Seoul Gangnam restaurant, “Right from the beginning, Director Shim Song Bo wanted Park Yoo Chun to appear in ‘Seafog'”.
‘Seafog’ is a movie project edited from a stage play of the same name. Director Bong Jun Ho steps up as the producer, and Director Shim Song Bo, who was involved in the scriptwriting of ‘Memories of a Murderer’ together with him, will be the director.
Kim Yoon Suk to act as the captain, Park Yoo Chun to appear as a sailor, an opposing role to Kim Yoon Suk.
Park Yoo Chun achieved great recognition in TV dramas such as ‘Sung Kyun Kwan Scandal’ of KBS 2TV and ‘Rooftop Prince’ of SBS. However, this is his first appearance in a movie so a lot of attention is garnered.
Director Bong Jun Ho said, “Park Yoo Chun seems to have a face that can portray many things” and that, “Director Shim Song Bo is very concerned about Park Yoo Chun right from the beginning”. “I look forward to producing a good project with Director Shim Song Bo” he added.
On the other hand, ‘Seafog’ will go into shooting in the second half of this year and screen as planned in the first half of next year.