Youn Yuh Jung, Son Ye Jin and Kang Ha Neul will participate in the terrible project A Tree Dies While Standing. Netizens are extremely excited about the superb cast and extremely interesting content.
On September 29, Korean media reported that Oscar-winning actresses Youn Yuh Jung, Son Ye Jin and Kang Ha Neul have been invited to star in the drama “A Tree Dies While Standing”. The film tells the story of a North Korean man who overcomes all dangers to South Korea to fulfill his grandmother’s last wish.
Veteran actor Youn Yuh Jung will play Geum Soon – a woman in her 90s, the founder and head of a leading hotel chain in Korea.
Son Ye Jin plays Se Yeon – Geum Soon’s granddaughter. She was the heir to the hotel when her grandmother passed away.
Meanwhile, actor Kang Ha Neul is being considered for the role of Mun Seong, Geum Soon’s grandson living in North Korea. He tries to come to Korea to meet his grandmother who lives across the border.
Currently, representatives of Youn Yuh Jung’s management company Hook Entertainment and Son Ye Jin’s MS Team Entertainment have confirmed this. Both actresses have received scripts and are reviewing them.
Before the hot news about the top-notch cast, fans are extremely looking forward and excited. If everything goes according to plan, this will be Youn Yuh Jung’s first drama since she received the Oscar for her role in Minari. As for Son Ye Jin and Kang Ha Neul, fans hope that they will officially fall in love after the “missing cooperation” in “River Where the Moon Rises”.