[MHN Jung Halim reporter] Singer and actor IU will be starring in "Broker", the upcoming Korean film by esteemed Japanese director Hirokazu Koreeda.
According to Zip Cinema, IU has confirmed to be appearing on "Broker", though details about her role have not been completely finalized.
The film is said to be about the human relationships that form around a "baby box", a place left for people to leave babies that they cannot take care of.
The film will also star the actors Song Kang Ho, Bae Doo Na, and Kang Dong Won, who have been confirmed back last August. "Broker" is a movie that Koreeda has been planning with Korean crewmembers for five years, and is slated to start production this year.
Hirokazu Koreeda is a filmmaker who has been invited to the Cannes Film Festival Competition for five films, with him winning the Jury Prize for "Like Father, Like Son", and the Palme d'Or for Shoplifters.
IU, to star in upcoming film "Broker" with Song Kang Ho, Kang Dong Won, and Bae Doo Na
Hirokazu Koreeda's first Korean film... to start production this year