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‘Oldboy’ Reunion? Yoo Yeon-seok Aims for Role in Park Chan-wook’s Next

‘Oldboy’ Reunion? Yoo Yeon-seok Aims for Role in Park Chan-wook’s Next


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Yoo Yeon-seok may collaborate with Park Chan-wook again

What’s the story

South Korean actor Yoo Yeon-seok may star in director Park Chan-wook’s upcoming film.

This information was confirmed by both CJ ENM and Yoo’s agency, KINGKONG by STARSHIP, who reported that the actor has received an offer and is currently reviewing it.

If he accepts the project, it will mark the actor’s first collaboration with the acclaimed director since their work on Oldie in 2003.

Information about Park’s upcoming film project

The film, which Park has been working on for several years, is currently facing copyright issues as it is based on an original project.

Other actors, including Lee Byung-hun (Mr. Sunshine) and son Ye-jin (Crash Landing on You) are also said to be in negotiations to join the cast.

Meanwhile, Yoo is preparing for his upcoming MBC drama The number you I called (working title).

Yoo’s journey in the film industry

Yoo made his debut in 2003 with the critically acclaimed action thriller Oldie.

His first drama appearance was in 2008 with General Hospital Season 2.

Throughout his career, the 40-year-old actor has shown versatility in a variety of roles, including hits like Architecture 101, Hospital PlaylistAnd Answer 1994.

His most recent projects include the dramas A bloody lucky bird Day, Doctor Romantic Season 3 and the movie My Heart Puppy.

Notable Performance by Director Park: A Look

Park is a well-known South Korean director known for his successful films, which have been appreciated by both critics and commercials.

His notable works include: Oldiethe romantic mystery of 2022 Decision to leaveand the 2016 thriller The Handmaid.

If the upcoming film project with Yoo is confirmed, it will be another milestone in his list of successful collaborations.

Fans and film industry insiders are eagerly awaiting further updates on the film.