Upcoming crime action film Stay has revealed its main cast and announced that filming will begin in June.
Stay will tell the story of Taek-dong, who used to be known as the tazza (Korean slang for professional gambler) of the online gambling world. In order to get revenge for a friend, Taek-dong dives into real-life gambling.
The film will be headlined by Oh Ji-ho (The Therapist: Fist of Taebaek), who is set to play Taek-dong, a man who leaves the comfort and safety of his room for a real-life gambling court, putting his life at risk. Oh Cho-hee (My Love, My Bride) will play Jang Na-ri, the attractive owner of the gambling house Taek-dong visits.
Lee Jae-yong (Steel Rain, The Therapist: Fist of Taebaek), meanwhile, will play a professional gambler named Dong-su, who is famous for showing no mercy while gambling. Lee Yong-nyeo (Herstory) is also part of the cast and will essay the role of Taek-dong’s mother who remains his faithful supporter despite everything.
Stay will be directed by rookie director Lee Seung-jin.