Song hyekyo is trying to lose her weight and practice traditional martial art for performing her part with brilliance in her new movie "Hwangjini".
Jang yun-hyun who directed the movies "the connection" & " Tell me something" will direct "Hwangjini" and Lee chun-yeon who is famouse for the movie serise "A gost story in high school" and the president of the film producing company 'Cine2000', produces and develops the scenario of the movie for long time.
According to a movie official, Song hye-kyo has a huge passion for the movie and she started to practice the traditional martial art before she get the role.
Most of all, she is on a diet to perform her role even she is slim enough.
The movie "Hwangjini" will present the peak ages of Gisaeng(signing & dancing girl) Hwangini,from the late of teenage and the beginning of twenties including modern sense.
Moreover, Song hyekyo trys to do her best for her second movie after her first movie "My Girl & I."
Some of top actresses competed for the role of Hwangini with song hyekyo.
Recently, Yu ji-tae rise up for a role of nom-yi among two parts of heros. Hwangjini start to shoot in the second half of the year and release for the winter season.
translation from hyebaragi.com
*francesca : on a side note, SHK's management, Sidus, hasn't confirmed yet that SHK is actually doing this movie. so where this info about SHK dieting for the role comes from is everybody's guess.
Edited by francesca, 24 June 2006 - 06:15 PM.