Trailer: ‘Idol’

By   |  Feb 28, 2019

‘Idol’ (우상) is an upcoming South Korean crime thriller written and directed by Lee Su-Jin.

The film revolves around a politician who finds his career in danger as a result of an accident involving his son. The cast includes Han Suk-Kyu, Sol Kyung-Gu, and Chun Woo-Hee.

Synopsis: Koo Myung-Hui (Han Suk-Kyu) is a successful politician and an upstanding citizen with a strict moral code. After his son is involved in a traffic accident, he is shocked to discover that he is trying to cover it up. Meanwhile, Yoo Joong-Sik (Sol Kyung-Gu) is the father of a mentally handicapped boy named Boo-nam who is the victim of the accident. Boo-nam was with a girl named Ryeon-hwa (Chun Woo-Hee) the night that he was killed and she saw everything firsthand. For some mysterious reason though, she has disappeared without a trace so both men go looking for her for two very different reasons.

‘Idol’ opens across South Korea in March 2019.

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