Korean star Song Hye-kyo
will star in director SON Soo-beom's feature film directorial debut Fetish. The film is a low-budget independent film project. SONG's role will be eighty percent in English. Arno Frisch (Funny Game) has also been cast in "Fetish"
SONG played in "My Girl and I
" and last year's costume drama "Hwang Jin Yi
" which made her a star in Asia. She also starred in popular television dramas. SONG's representative said that the English language "Fetish"
is hoped to be an opportunity for further global exposure for SONG.
SONG is yet another Korean actress/actor trying to make it in the US film market. JEON Ji-hyun, Jang Dong-gun
, Jang Hyuk
, among others are in the process of working on an English language Hollywood film. SONG opts for another inroad through an independent film.
Yi Ch'ang-ho (KOFIC)