Actor Kim Nam-gil is starring in the movie "Dori Artist".
He's starring in the role of Heungseon Daewongun.
"Dori Artist" is a short song made by Sin Jae-hyo in memory of Chae-seon. Ryoo Seung-ryong stars as Sin Jae-hyo, the master of Joseon Pansori and Suzy takes on the role of his beloved students and the first female master singer, Jin Chae-seon. Kim Nam-gil has been chosen to play the role of Heungseon Daewongun, the cause of conflict.
Kim Nam-gil and director Lee Jong-pil have once met in the classic documentary movie "Ensemble". (source)
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- Korean title "Dorihwaga" refers to a particular song that is a danga. Danga are short song, sung to relieve the throat before singing a pansori (a traditional Korean musical storytelling performance).
- The danga "Dorihwaga" was written by pansori writer Shin Jae-Hyo (played by Ryoo Seung-Ryong in the movie) for his pupil Chae-Sun (played by Bae Suzy in the movie).
- Filming is scheduled to begin September, 2014.