Korean actor Lee Min Ho is back with some exciting news for his fans. Lee Min Ho used the lockdown days and his break in the best way possible by reading new scripts and coming up with some unique ideas.
Following are the latest announcements from global Korean star, Lee Min Ho:
Lee Min Ho in Apple TV+’s Pachinko
Lee Min Ho is all set to showcase his world-class acting on global level. Lee Min Ho was announced to join the cast of web series Pachinko which will air on Apple TV+. The announcement took the internet by storm and soon became a trending topic on social media.
Pachinko is based on Min Jin Lee’s best-selling novel of the same name. It tells the story of a family that immigrates to Japan and in their journey of survival, the family members become the victim of racism and stereotypes.
Lee Min Ho will play the character of Hansu who is a powerful merchant and has connection to ‘organized crime’. His character is a big part of the drama. It will be interesting to watch Lee Min Ho in Hansu’s character.
According to latest reports, shooting of Pachinko has already started in Korea and the next filming location would be Canada. The drama will have eight episodes which will widely be available in three main languages, English, Korean and Japanese. Apart from Lee Min Ho, the cast of Pachinko also include Jin Ha, Anna Sawai, Kim Min Ha, Soji Arai, and Kaho Minami.
Lee Min Ho Turns Producer:
The King: Eternal Monarch actor is trying his luck as a producer. He announced his production venture, ‘Lee Min Ho Film’ a few days ago. The actor took to Instagram to share a teaser promo of his production company.
Earlier, the Korean hunky star gave a hint by asking his fans to choose the best suited trademark for ‘Lee Min Ho Film’. From this post of the actor, many had already figured out his intention of becoming a producer. “Your choice”, he captioned the post.
Well, we are now excited to see Lee Min Ho flourish as a producer. Many believe that he has entered this field to try something new. We hope he comes up with new ideas as a producer and produce some amazing projects. He’s probably trying to add a greater contribution to Korean film industry.
Lee Min Ho is now on YouTube:
Lee Min Ho is now officially on YouTube. He launched his own YouTube channel, ‘leeminho film’.
He uploaded the first video on October 30 titled as Movielog EP.1. The video features short clips of Lee Min Ho’s past projects including The Heirs, Boys Over Flowers, City Hunters and The King: Eternal Monarch. The video also shows him attending events and meeting his fans at various locations. Lee Min Ho is termed as the executive producer and creative director of the video. His channel was flooded with subscriptions as soon as the news broke in. The channel has 239K subscribers as of now and the first video is close to hitting 1 million views.
He came with another video after two days of uploading the first one. The second episode on his channel has already crossed 400k views and the comment section is filled up with positive remarks. After seeing the two amazing videos, fans are now waiting for the third episode.