On January 15, it was reported that Kang was recently cast in the lead role in Kim’s new short film Hide & Seek. The short film is about ten minutes long.
Kim will shoot the film early in February before Kang starts working on director Yoon Jong Bin’s new film Band of Thieves. Besides Kang, Lee Som, a former fashion model, was also cast in the lead role in the film.
Since he was discharged from military service last year, he has quickly decided his next projects. Because he appeared in such box-office hits as Secret Reunion and Haunters, he’s currently one of the most popular actors Korean film directors want to work with.
Kang appeared in Kim’s film Last Stand, which will soon be released in the U.S.
Kim is currently focusing on promoting the film Last Stand, which will be released in the U.S. on January 18. After finishing the promotion, Kim will come back to Korea as the film will be released in Korea in February and to shoot the short film.