Kim A-jong back to big screen

Popular Korean actress Kim A-jong will be starring in movie 29 Years, which will be her first movie since making her breakthrough with 200 Pounds Beauty.

Korean actress Kim Ah-joong

The movie is based on a popular Korean comic 26 years. Kim will star as an archer whose parent was killed in the Gwangju Democratization Movement in 1980. Her co-star Ryu Seung-beom will star as a gangster who also suffered lost during the movement.

The two characters got together and plan to revenge and assassinate the ex-president of South Korea who caused the bloodshed during the Gwangju Democratization Movement.

The comic was produced in 2006, 26 years after the incident. The movie title is changed to 29 Years to reflect the timeline.

No Kim Ah-jong for 200 Pounds sequel

Korean actress Kim Ah-jong will not be starring in the sequel of popular movie 200 Pounds Beauty.

200 Pounds Beauty movie poster

The production company has confirmed that Kim has declined the offer for the lead role. The spokesperson also revealed that a popular singer will be replacing Kim, but it hasn’t been confirmed yet.

200 Pounds Beauty get a sequel

Announcement of the sequel for Korean blockbuster movie 200 Pounds Beauty is creating huge buzz in Korea.

Korean movie 200 Pounds Beauty

200 Pounds Beauty was a hit Korean movie in 2006. The story is about a fat girl (but talented singer) who underwent plastic surgery and become a superstar, while also discovering other stuff like love, friendship and family values.

The movie made the leading actress, Kim Ah-jong, a superstar in real life. It is still unknown if she will be casted in the sequel.