Korean independent sales house, M-Line Distribution has picked up international rights to “A Single Rider,” the second Korean-language film produced and presented by Warner Bros.
The debut feature of director Lee Zoo-young, “Single Rider” sees a promising fund manager who gets suspicious of his wife’s adultery and starts watching her from a distance, only to confront a shocking truth that shatters what he has stood for. The drama features Korea’s top actor Lee Byung-hun (“The Magnificent Seven”) as the fund manager and prominent small screen actress Kong Hyoo-jin (“Crush and Blush”) as his wife. Lee was at the Busan Film Festival this week collecting an award and talking about his Hollywood career.
Currently in post-production, the drama is set for a theatrical release in spring, 2017.
M-Line has also picked up director Kim Deok-su’s second feature film, “Park-time Spy.” Also set for an early 2017 release, the action comedy sees a story of a 35-year-old intern at Korea’s National Security Agency who accidently discovers that half million dollars has been scammed from the agency’s account by a phish attack.
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