[HanCinema's News] Jang Dong-yoon Injured on the Set of "Joseon Exorcist"
By William Schwartz | Published on
On December 29th Dongyi Company released a statement confirming that Jang Dong-yoon, an actor represented by the agency, was recently injured on the set of "Joseon Exorcist" which is currently filming. The accident in question involved a horseriding scene, with Jang Dong-yoon falling from his horse. This incident has forced a temporary break for filming for the drama.
Dongyi Company has promised that Jang Dong-yoon will have a medical checkup on December 30th. They noted that at the moment Jang Dong-yoon does not appear to have been seriously hurt in the accident. Jang Dong-yoon plays the Grand Prince in the action fantasy historical drama, which deals with supernatural incidents in the early years of the Joseon Dynasty. It is expected to start airing on SBS sometime in January. "Joseon Exorcist" is Jang Dong-yoon's first drama since "Search" earlier this year.
Written by William Schwartz
Staff writer. Has been writing articles for HanCinema since 2012, having lived in South Korea since 2011. Started out in Gyeongju, then to Daegu, then to Ansan, then to Yeongju, then to Seoul, lived on the road for HanCinema's travel diaries series in the summer of 2016, and is currently settled in Anyang. Has good tips for utilizing South Korea's public bus system. William Schwartz can be contacted via email@example.com. He also has a substack at williamschwartz.substack.com where he discusses the South Korean film industry in broader terms and takes suggestions for future movies to review.