Actor Kim Woo Bin
is chosen as the main cast member for the movie, Friends 2.
An associate told "After KBS2 School 2013
, there were a lot of synopsis that were sent in for dramas and movies which made it difficult for him to pick but past projects by director Kwak Kyung Taek gave confidence to the project. Kim Woo Bin chose the part of Dong Soo's son. In the original film, Dong Su, played by Jang Dong Gun, dies in his best friend Joon Suk's hands.
Kim Woo Bin's agency and associates of the movie are currently finalizing the contract after the actor had confirmed his attendance. Before Kim Woo Bin was chosen for the role, the script was sent to both Yoo Ah In and Lee Min Ho. But as it was announced that Kim Woo Bin would be playing the role of the son, anticipation grew as people were curious of what kind of synergy Kim Woo Bin and director Kwak Kyung Taek would bring fourth to the big screen.
Meanwhile, Friend 2 is a sequel to the hit movie Friend, released on 2001. The story centers on Joon Suk, the friend who killed Dong Soo, meeting the son of Dong Soo after being released from prison.
Congratulations to Kim Woo Bin! We can't wait to see him on the big screen.