Seoul-based United Pictures (UP) has picked up sales on fantasy action film The Superhuman, starring Gang Dong-won from the recent hits Secret Reunion and Woochi (pictured) and Goh Soo from The White Night.
Produced by Eugene Lee and her company Zip Cinema (Bittersweet Life, Woochi), the film is in pre-production with plans for local release this winter.
Short film award-winning director Kim Min-suk is making his feature debut with this film. Kim Min-suk previously co-wrote the screenplay for The Good, The Bad, The Weird and was assistant director to Kim Jee-woon on the kimchi western.
In The Superhuman, Gang Dong-won plays a superhuman who has the power to control other people’s minds by just looking into their eyes.
UP is also handling Woochi, Lovers Vanished and This Man (working title) here.