For those who may trigger somebody’s dying simply by wishing so, would that be a curse or a blessing? Followers of supernatural thrillers can discover out simply how terrifying such a present is perhaps after they watch the upcoming Korean TV drama The Cursed. The story was written by Yeon Sang-ho, who wrote the script for and directed Prepare to Busan, the profitable zombie thriller movie, starring Gong Yoo, Jung Yu Mi, Ma Dong-seok and Choi Woo-sik.
The tvN drama stars Uhm Ji-won as Im Jin-hee, a devoted reporter who fearlessly tackles corruption. She’s investigating Forest, an IT firm and its chairman. The corporate’s chairman Jin Jong-hyun, performed by Sung Dong-il, is a believer in Shamanism, an historical therapeutic custom that includes interplay with the spirit world. To examine his wrongdoings, she begins to analysis a religious consulting firm that he might have used. Within the course of she meets a teenage woman, So-jin, performed by Jung Ji-so. So-jin has the flexibility to curse others and trigger their dying by writing that particular person’s identify in hanja or Chinese language characters. Writing their names summons evil into the world to destroy them.
The Cursed might be Yeon’s drama debut. He has written and directed over a dozen movies, together with the animated movies The King of Pigs (2011), The Faux (2013), and the 2018 live-action movie Psychokinesis.
His movie work has earned him a number of awards. His work on Prepare to Busan snagged him the 2016 25th Buil Movie Awards: Yu Hyun-mok Movie Arts Award, the 2016 Korea Movie Actor’s Affiliation High Star Awards: Greatest New Director, the 2017 eighth KOFRA Movie Awards: Greatest Discovery of the 12 months and the 2017 53rd Baeksang Arts Awards: Greatest New Director.
The drama’s star Uhm Ji Received has appeared in each movies and dramas, together with most not too long ago the movies Lacking, Grasp, and The Odd Household: Zombie on Sale, in addition to the TV dramas Distorted and Spring Turns To Spring. The Cursed additionally stars Jo Min-soo, Jung Moon-sung and Kim Min-Jae. Kim Yong-wan, who directed the 2018 TV drama Champion, will direct. The chilling thriller is because of air in Korea on February 10.
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