There has been an intense search for the female lead in Lee Min Ho's new movie Bounty Hunters. Now it's been confirmed that Chinese actress Tiffany Tang (Tang Yan) has won the coveted role. 

Tiffany Tang is well known as one of the topmost beautiful and popular actresses in China. She rose to fame in her film debut Farewell for Love in 2006 and has followed up with many successful movies and TV dramas. She has had a fantastic year in 2015 with roles such as the leading lady for Korean superstar Rain in the Diamond Lover drama series.

Ms. Tang won the leading female role after an intense competition. Previously other big-name actresses mentioned in the running included Angelababy and Yang Mi.  

Lee Min Ho and famous Hong Kong singer-actor Wallace Chung will play brothers in Bounty Hunters. Tiffany's character, Wonder Woman Cat, reportedly will fall in love with Lee Min Ho's character, Yi San. It's interesting to note that Tiffany and Wallace recently played a couple in love in the popular romance drama series My Sunshine.

The joint Chinese-Korean financed movie will feature five bounty hunters who pursue their targets across different countries. Shooting locations will include Korea, China, Hong Kong, Thailand, and other Asian locations. 

With an estimated budget at 35 billion won (about US $30 million), the movie with be directed by South Korean director Shin Tae Ra, well known for the movies My Girlfriend is a Secret Agent and Runway Cop. The script is written by Edmond Wong, the screenwriter for the Ip Man film series.

Bounty Hunters is expected to starting filming on September 2, with the movie being released in 2016.

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