Actress Jeon Do-yeon (Beasts Clawing at Straws) is being courted to star in an upcoming Netflix movie.
According to industry insiders, Jeon has been chosen as the lead star of the new Netflix film Kill Bok Soon. Jeon’s agency Management SOOP responded to the news with a clarification, saying, “Kill Bok Soon is one of the projects that Jeon Do-yeon is currently reviewing.”
Kill Bok Soon will be a story revolving around a female killer, which is the role reportedly offered to Jeon. According to reports, the film will be helmed by Byun Sung-hyun, the director behind The Merciless (2017) and The Beat Goes On (2012). Other production details are still under wraps as of writing.
Jeon Do-yeon is an established actress with an extensive professional background, with her career spanning over three decades. She is best known for her role in the 2005 hit drama Lovers in Prague. She has also appeared in the series Shoot for the Stars (2002) as well as the films A Man and a Woman (2015) and Ashfall (2019). Currently, the actress is preparing for the August premiere of her new JTBC drama Human Disqualification with co-star Ryu Jun-yeol. This is her drama comeback after five years, following The Good Wife (2016). She will also star in the upcoming film Emergency Declaration.
Kill Bok Soon will begin filming by the end of the year and will be released exclusively on Netflix. The film is still in its preparation stage and will reportedly be produced by Seed Film.