Posts Tagged ‘Jeon Do-yeon’

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Kim Nam-gil to star with Jeon Do-yeon in The Rogue
by | May 18, 2014 | 26 Comments
Kim Nam-gil (Shark) will work for the first time opposite veteran actress Jeon Do-yeon in the upcoming movie The Rogue, written and directed by Oh Seung-wook (Kilimanjaro). The suspense film will be about an investigator on the hunt for a killer, the killer’s girlfriend, and the unexpected and carnal attraction that develops between the officer... More »


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Jeon Do-yeon, Kim Yoon-seok up for A Man and a Woman
by | February 23, 2014 | 12 Comments
Silver screen veterans Jeon Do-yeon (The Way Home, Secret Sunshine) and Kim Yoon-seok (Hwa-yi, The Thieves) are in talks to star in the upcoming film A Man and a Woman. Lee Yoon-ki (Come Rain, Come Shine) is set to direct, b.o.m Film Productions will produce, and CJ Entertainment will distribute the movie. A Man And... More »


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Jeon Do-yeon’s based-on-a-true-story thriller The Way Home
by | November 3, 2013 | 24 Comments
Jeon Do-yeon (Countdown, The Housemaid) and Go Soo (Empire of Gold) have a new movie set to premiere next month, and the teaser is out for The Way Home, which looks to be a dramatic thriller with strong performances from its leads. Not that Jeon Do-yeon ever phones it in; called the “Cannes Queen” (for... More »


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Lee Byung-heon and Jeon Do-yeon reunite in action revenge sageuk
by | July 14, 2013 | 30 Comments
It looks like we’ve got a pretty epic movie reunion on the way — Lee Byung-heon (Gwanghae, The Man Who Became King) is going from Joseon royalty to Goryeo warrior in the upcoming action sageuk Gallant Woman: Memory of the Sword, starring Jeon Do-yeon (Countdown) as the best sword-fighter in all of Goryeo. Badass. It’s... More »


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Go Soo and Jeon Do-yeon take The Road Home
by | December 15, 2012 | 12 Comments
I wonder how many onscreen husband and wife pairings this movie’s going to make before they actually shoot the thing. Upcoming thriller The Road Home already lost one couple, so hopefully this one will stick. Jeon Do-yeon (Countdown, Housemaid) and Go Soo (Bandage, Psychic) are reportedly next in line at the altar to become Mr.... More »


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Jeon Do-yeon to play a drug-smuggling housewife
by | August 17, 2011 | 28 Comments
From housemaid to housewife? Jeon Do-yeon (The Housemaid) currently has a film waiting to hit theaters, but she’s already looking at her next project. Jeon is set to return in her next film as an ordinary housewife-turned-drug-mule in The Road Home. The film is based on a true story, and Jeon will play a woman... More »


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Sneak peek at Jeon Do-yeon’s Countdown
by | August 2, 2011 | 43 Comments
So there are a lot of big movies coming this fall, but this is one that I’ve been eagerly anticipating, and the trailer does not disappoint. Countdown looks slick, sexy, and badass. Just a straight-up con job with two awesome actors? What’s not to love about that? Jeon Do-yeon (The Housemaid) stars as a mysterious... More »


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Jeon Do-yeon returns with Countdown
by | January 9, 2011 | 18 Comments
Cannes queen Jeon Do-yeon (The Housemaid, Lovers in Prague) is set to return to the big screen this year with an action film called Countdown. She’ll be playing a con-artist, whose description I already love: “everything about her, except the fact that she breathes, is a lie.” Nice. She’ll be playing opposite Jung Jae-young (Moss,... More »


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47th Grand Bell Awards
by | October 29, 2010 | 97 Comments
Aie, is it that time of year again? We’re heading into the holiday months, which also means that awards season is about to descend upon us. (It’s still early, but I bet you’ll tire of them soon enough!) Here we have the 47th Grand Bell (Daejong) Awards, which were held on the evening of October... More »


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Toronto invites five Korean films
by | August 15, 2010 | 9 Comments
The 35th Toronto International Film Festival has invited five Korean films this year, and anticipation is high. Poetry, The Housemaid, I Saw the Devil, Oki’s Movie, and Late Autumn (Manchu) will be all be launching their North American premieres in Toronto. Director Im Sang-soo’s The Housemaid was invited as the gala film, and will capitalize... More »


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The Housemaid gets U.S. release
by | July 24, 2010 | 31 Comments
IFC Films picked up North American distribution rights for The Housemaid, which debuted at Cannes in May and has sold over 2.3 million tickets in Korea since its release. The erotic thriller by director Im Sang-soo is a remake of the classic 1960 film, and stars Jeon Do-yeon as the titular housemaid who seduces Lee... More »