Top star Lee Min Ho (36 years old) has been cast as the main character in the movie “Omniscient Reader’s Viewpoint”.
According to a report from the film industry on May 3rd, Lee Min Ho was recently offered to play a leading role in the movie “Omniscient Reader’s Viewpoint” and is reviewing the script in detail.
“Omniscient Reader’s Viewpoint” depicts the story that begins when the main character Kim Dok Ja tries to save the world from changing like the content of the novel he reads. It is based on a popular web novel of the same name that has been serialized since February 2018.
In this film, Lee Min Ho is expected to take on the role of Yoo Joong Hyuk, the main character of the world in the novel. Actor Ahn Hyo Seop has also been offered the role of Kim Dok Ja, who confronts Yoo Joong Hyuk and other colleagues.
“Omniscient Reader’s Viewpoint” will be produced by Realies Pictures, the production company of “Along with the Gods”, which achieved 200 million admissions. Director Kim Byung Woo of “The Terror Live” will hold the megaphone for this movie. The project is currently being prepared with the aim of beginning the filming at the end of this year.
Lee Min Ho’s agency also said to Maeil Economic Star Today, “It is true that Lee Min Ho has received a casting offer to appear on ‘Omniscient Reader’s Viewpoint’”, adding “It’s only one of the projects the actor is offered, and nothing has been decided yet.”
Meanwhile, Lee Min Ho has proved his improved acting skills and a new image through Apple TV+’s Korean series “Pachinko”. He has also finished filming the drama “Ask The Stars” with actress Gong Hyo Jin.
Rising to stardom after starring in various hit series, such as “The Heirs”, “The Legend of the Blue Sea”, “The King: Eternal Monarch”, and “Pachinko”, Lee Min Ho will continue to spend a busy year in 2023.