Luck acts in strange ways. Malaysian Minoz (as fans of Lee Min Ho are lovingly known) are one lucky bunch as an upcoming action movie is pulling South Korean heartthrob Lee Min Ho back to Malaysia again.

Tha actor will be making his 5th visit to our country next month (October) to film “Bounty Hunters”, an upcoming action movie helmed by Shin Tae Ra (of “My Girlfriend is an Agent” and “Runway Cop” fame).

Lee Min Ho 2015

Min Ho first came to Malaysia as a singer for his global tour in 2013. Last year, he held 2 different fan meetings as the ambassador of OSIM uDiva ambassador and innisfree respectively. He met his fans again earlier in April this year for the grand launch of 11street Malaysia.


This time around, he will be making his way back to Malaysia as a professional actor. According to Malaysian Digest, the film, a joint-production between South Korea, China, and Hong Kong, is expected to begin filming next month.

Source: Kavenyou
Source: Kavenyou

After playing the leading man in South Korean noir film “Gangnam Blues”, Min Ho will once again play the lead role in this new movie. He will play Yi-San, a man well-trained in martial arts. He will also star alongside Tiffany Tang, a Chinese actress who is best known for her work in drama series. She will play the sexy, charismatic female lead named Wonder Woman Cat.

“Bounty Hunters” has a production budget of USD41.5 million (approximately RM175.4 million). According to Yonhap News, the movie’s filming locations also include South Korea, China, and Thailand.

Lee Minho Gangnam Blues leading role

“Bounty Hunters” is slated to be released on an unspecified date in 2016.

The report did not specifically state its filming location in Malaysia, but we will keep you guys posted as soon as we receive more information!

Source: Cinema Online.

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