KANG Ha-neul to Co-Star in Legal Thriller
Actor JUNG Woo
has selected Retrial
as his next project. The legal thriller, which will be directed by KIM Tae-yun
, will also feature co-star KANG Ha-neul
The story is based on a true event where a taxi driver was murdered in August, 2000. A 15-year-old boy was later arrested for the crime and confessed to it following coercive interrogation tactics, following which the child ended up in jail for ten years. JUNG is on board to play the attorney who takes on the young boy’s case while KANG appears set to take on the role of the defendant.
Retrial is expected to go before cameras in July and should go on release in 2017.