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JO Jung-suk and Yoon-a Cast for New Action Disaster Movie EXIT
May 21, 2018
- Writerby SONG Soon-jin
EXIT Starts Filming this Summer for Expected Release in Summer 2019
JO Jung-suk and Yoon-a will star in a disaster-action movie. “Genius chameleon actor JO Jung-suk and Yoon-a, rising actresses of Confidential Assignment (2017), are cast for EXIT (working title)”, announced the production company Filmmaker R & K and the distributor CJ Entertainment.
The disaster-action thriller will be co-produced with Film K by Filmmaker R & K, which has put out The Berlin File (2013), Veteran (2015) and The Battleship Island (2017). The director is LEE Sang-
geun, who received the Jury Special Award for his short film Mr. Tap’s Holiday (2010) at the Mise-en-Scène Short Film Festival (MSFF). “LEE is a graduate of the Korea National University of Arts and has been working in films for a long time. We are expecting this young director to make a bright and witty movie“, said CJ Entertainment.
The movie tells the story of Yong-
(JO Jung-suk) who comes across a former fellow college student, Eui- nam (Yoon-a). The two try to escape a catastrophic situation where the city gets enveloped in a mysterious toxic gas. The pre-production is finished, and the filming will start this year with an expected release in Summer 2019. joo