On December 23rd, media outlet OSEN shared that Lee Je Hoon received the casting offer to star in the upcoming movie “Escape.” They also revealed that the actor is positively reviewing the offer. Other details are still under discussion.
“Escape” will be the next work of director Lee Jong Pil who also helmed hit movies such as “Samjin Company English Class” and “The Sound of a Flower.” The action film will narrate the story of North Korean soldiers who are dreaming of defecting.
Lee Je Hoon will reportedly play the character of a North Korean defector.
“Escape” will be produced by The Lamp, the film company who also released works such as “Samjin Company English Class,” “Taxi Driver,” “Malmoe: The Secret Mission,” “Love, Lies,” and “Commitment.”
The upcoming film is currently in the pre-production stage and “Escape” will reportedly begin filming in February next year.