‘Ha Jung-woo’


Chungmuro/Film News
Ha Jung-woo and Gong Hyo-jin’s road movie
by | September 16, 2012 | 41 Comments
I didn’t initially think much of it when Ha Jung-woo (The Client) announced he was making a road documentary with some friends. Because that sounds like 1 Night 2 Days without the fun. But he nabbed his Love Fiction co-star Gong Hyo-jin and took off on a zany cross-country trip, resulting in the latest low-budget... More »


Chungmuro/Film Reviews
Movie Review: The Client
by | April 22, 2012 | 56 Comments
Considered the first Korean courtroom thriller to hit the big screen, The Client is a commanding cerebral experience headlined by three acting heavyweights and a taut storyline that will keep you guessing, or at the very least second-guessing, until its explosive finale. It premiered to critical and box office success, taking second place to The... More »


Celebrity News
Gong Hyo-jin and Ha Jung-woo cuddle up at sea
by | February 29, 2012 | 47 Comments
What a great way to whet my appetite for this movie, as if I weren’t already chomping at the bit to see it. Stars of the new movie Love Fiction, Gong Hyo-jin and Ha Jung-woo, take to Australia’s Gold Coast in a shoot for Marie Claire that makes me want to start buying summer sundresses... More »


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Gong Hyo-jin’s Love Fiction releases trailer and posters
by | January 2, 2012 | 36 Comments
The new romantic comedy film Love Fiction starring Gong Hyo-jin (Best Love) and Ha Jung-woo (The Client) is getting ready to premiere in February, and has released posters and a teaser trailer. It looks so cute, and I can’t wait to see their adorable chemistry in action. The movie’s being touted as a “Male Bridget... More »


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Spy action thriller Berlin scores powerhouse cast
by | November 16, 2011 | 22 Comments
Wow, what a threesome. Big-budget action movie Berlin has confirmed a stellar three-top cast for a game of spy versus spy… versus spy? I mean, what do you DO with three leading men in one movie? Ha Jung-woo (Hwanghae) has just joined Ryu Seung-beom (The Unjust) and Han Seok-kyu (currently headlining SBS sageuk Tree With... More »


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Courtroom thriller The Client releases stills, sets premiere date
by | August 5, 2011 | 27 Comments
Here’s some more news on The Client, the courtroom suspense movie with three big stars anchoring the three components of the taut thriller: prosecutor, defense attorney, and the client. And judging from these stills, they’re lookin’ good. A surefire way to make sure we get the maximum conflict out of this triangle is to cast... More »


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47th Baeksang Arts Awards
by | May 26, 2011 | 195 Comments
It’s too bad that Hyun Bin was missing from the 47th Baeksang Arts Awards, since he and his drama picked up a bunch of awards. (Alas, there’s that whole mandatory military thing.) Not only did he grab a Daesang in the TV portion (film Daesang went to Lee Byung-heon for his thriller I Saw the... More »


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Gong Hyo-jin and Ha Jung-woo’s Love Fiction
by | March 23, 2011 | 36 Comments
This sounds really cute: Gong Hyo-jin and Ha Jung-woo are teaming up for a romantic comedy titled Love Fiction, which features Ha as a timid novelist who falls in love at first sight with a charming woman (Gong). Ha’s character has exactly one successful novel to his name, but has fallen into a sophomore slump.... More »


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Trio of talent headlines suspense thriller The Client
by | October 31, 2010 | 29 Comments
Wow, with a cast like this, my interest is piqued: Ha Jung-woo (The Chaser), Park Hee-soon (A Barefoot Dream), and Jang Hyuk (Chuno, pictured above) have all been cast in a suspense thriller film called The Client. Ha Jung-woo plays a lawyer struggling to prove his client’s innocence of a murder charge. Jang plays the... More »


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46th Baeksang Arts Awards
by | March 26, 2010 | 154 Comments
The 46th Baeksang Arts Awards were held on March 26 in Seoul, which is one of the biggest awards ceremonies in the industry, in both television and film. Only, this year I’ve got to say my reaction at the winners was mostly: WTF, Baeksangs? Tags: awards, Choi Kang-hee, Daniel Choi, Go Hyun-jung, Ha Ji-won, Ha... More »


Celebrity News
Ha Jung-woo reveals his artwork
by | March 7, 2010 | 21 Comments
Actor Ha Jung-woo is exploring his creative side with an individual exhibit of his artwork (his first ever), which will be on display for the next month at a gallery in Yangpyeong, Kyeonggi-do. A recent spread in the March issue of Vogue magazine also featured a few of his paintings, pictured here. This opportunity came... More »