Hyun Bin, YoonA, Yoo Hae Jin onboard for Confidential Assignment sequel; Filming expected to begin next month
It’s official, Hyun Bin and Yoo Hae Jin have reunited for another “Confidential Assignment.” Yes, it has been confirmed that the two South Korean stars have signed the dotted lines and confirmed their roles in the Confidential Assignment sequel. For the unversed, the first movie in the franchise saw Hyun Bin essay the role of Rim Chul Ryung, a North Korean detective, while Yoo Hae Jin played the South Korean detective Kang Jin Tae. The duo teams up to catch a criminal.
Soompi reports that the two actors will reprise their detective roles in the sequel and will watch Rim Chul Ryung and Kang Jin Tae team up again as the former heads back to South Korea to hunt a brutal and secret criminal organisation. Kang Jin Tae agrees to help the North Korean with the hoping of returning to the investigation team after a mistake resulted in his transfer to the cyber-crime department.
While the chase will be the prime focus, YoonA’s role as Park Min Young will receive more screentime. For those who haven’t watched the first movie, she played Kang Jin Tae’s sister-in-law who holds a soft corner for Rim Chul Ryung. She deems herself as a beauty YouTuber.
While these are a few returning faces, the franchise will see a couple of new stars joining as well. It has been revealed that Daniel Henney and Jin Sun Kyu will be appearing in the franchise. Daniel Henney will be seen playing Jack, an FBI detective from the United States. Meanwhile, Jin Sun Kyu will essay the role of the criminal organisation leader Jang Myung Joon. Lee Seok Hoon will the sequel, and it is expected to start filming in February.
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