Korean heartthrob Hyun Bin and China's Tang Wei are working on a movie project called "MANCHU" (working title) together.
The film, joint produced by Boram Entertainment and M&FC is a Korea-US joint project. "MANCHU" is a remake of the 1966 masterpiece "Full Autumn" by Lee Man-hee. Manchu is helmed by award-winning director Kim Tae-yong.
Hyun Bin plays the role of a man on the run who falls in love with a woman (Tang Wei) who is on probation.
Hyun Bin is probably most remembered in his role in My Lovely Samsoon. He also played lead in dramas such as Worlds Within & Friend, Our Legend and appeared in movies such as Happy. Chinese actress Tang Wei is best known for her role in Ang Lee's "Lust, Caution".
The movie Manchu will be a modern interpretation of the classic movie and will be set in the United States. Word has it that cast and crew are in Seattle filming. What Hyun Bin is in Seattle?? Look out for it this year!
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Source: The Korea Times, Newsen