Mar 29, 2017
An upcoming film based on the real life story of heroic cyclist Uhm Bok-dong has confirmed it's lead cast!
will be taking up the role of Uhm Bok-dong, a cyclist whose career reigned from the 1910s-1930s in Korea, during a time when Japan attempted to conquer Korea and launched cycling competitions between Korean and Japanese cyclists, and Uhm Bok-dong was able to thwart Japan's plans by claiming the victory against competing Japanese cyclists.
Actresses Kang So-ra
, Min Hyo-rin
, and Park Jin-joo
have also been cast for the film, while actor Lee Bum-soo
will not only take part in it's production, but also play the role of Uhm Bok-dong's mentor Hwang Jae-ho.
' will begin filming in April.