Thesps leave mark at Grauman’s

Lee Byung-hun, Ahn Sung-ki have handprints, footprints cast

Korean thesps Lee Byung-hun and Ahn Sung-ki had their handprints and footprints cast in front of Grauman’s Chinese Theater on Saturday. Ceremony was held as part of the Look East Film Festival in Hollywood, a two-day event that devoted its inaugural edition to a celebration of Korean cinema.

Fest honored uber-cinephile Pierre Rissient for his advocacy on behalf of Korean filmmakers, while helmers Kim Jee-woon, Lee Chang-dong and Park Chan-wook were on hand for screenings of their films “A Bittersweet Life,” “Poetry” and “Thirst,” respectively.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Film News from Variety

Loading