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KANG Hyo-jin’s Upcoming Comedy THE MAN INSIDE ME Finishes Filming
Jan 17, 2018
- Writerby KIM Su-bin
PARK Sung-woong and Jin-young Play Two Men Who Swap Bodies
On December 28th, body change comedy The Man Inside Me finished shooting. This body swap comedy revolves around isolated high school boy Dong-hyun (Jin-young) who tumbles off a roof but finds himself in the body of elite gangster JANG Pan-soo (PARK Sung-woong). The movie was directed by KANG Hyo-jin, helmer of characterful comedy movies such as Wonderful Nightmare (2015), Twilight Gangsters (2010) and Punch Lady (2007).
PARK and Jing-young play the two leads that literally spend a day walking in each other's shoes. Veteran character actress LA Mi-ran plays the role of OH Mi-sun, the first love of Pan-soo. In addition, LEE Soo-min was cast as OH Hyun-jeong, Mi-sun’s daughter and Dong-hyun’s classmate. Actress LEE is a rookie who is best known for hosting kids show Boni Hani on EBS. The film also features veteran comedy actors such as LEE Jun-hyeok and KIM Kwang-gyoo. The Man Inside Me is currently in post-production for a 2018 release.