‘Heaven’s Door’ reveals its full castActors Choi Min-shik, Han Suk-kyu and Huh Joon-ho have been cast in the upcoming movie “Heaven’s Door” (working title).
The film, directed by Hur Jin-ho - known for his films “The Last Princess” (2016) and “Two Lights: Relumino” (2017) - is a historical film that features the forgotten story of Jang Yeong-sil, a renowned scientist of the Joseon era (1392-1910), who worked together with the era’s fourth king, King Sejong.
Actor Choi - known for his leading roles in the films “Old Boy” (2013) and “Roaring Currents” (2013) - will be playing the role of scientist Jang. Meanwhile, actor Han - also known for his appearance in SBS dramas “Secret Door” (2014) and “Dr. Romantic” (2016-17) - will play the role of King Sejong.
Actor Hur, who recently appeared in “Illang: The Wolf Brigade” and “Default” (2018), will play Jo Mal-saeng, a high official of the era.
The film is set to premiere in 2019.
By Yeo Ye-rim