According to a media outlet, Jeon Hye Jin and Jin Seon Kyu are considering taking their roles in Hunt.
Hunt is a spy action drama in which the ace agent of the National Security Agent Park Pyeong-ho (Lee Jung-Jae) and Kim Jeong-do (Jung Woo-sung), are confronted with the huge truth while chasing the general manager of the North Korean spy.
Hunt made headlines as the directorial debut film of the veteran actor Lee Jung Jae, who has worked on the screenplay for about 4 years. Sanai Pictures, which presented several tentpoles movies, including Money, The Spy Gone North, Asura: The City of Madness, and New World, will take charge of the production.
Lee Jung Jae will be the director and lead actor of the film at the same time. Earlier on, Lee’s best friend Jung Woo Sung confirmed his casting as Kim Jung Do, Park Pyung Ho’s partner, and a rival. These two actors haven’t worked on the same project despite their well-known friendship since the 1999 film City Of The Rising Sun.
Jeon Hye Jin has been offered a charismatic NIS agent role, who works in the same team as Jung Woo Sung. If she decides to take the role, she will have been back to the big screen two years after the release of Ashfall. If he decides to join the movie, Jin Seon Kyu will be playing another NIS agent from Lee Jung Jae’s team.
Hunt plans to complete its major casting and start filming in the first half of this year.