Latest Park Chan-wook News

Nicole Kidman Didn't Understand Stoker Script

27th February 2013

Nicole Kidman didn't understand 'Stoker' when she first read the script.The 45-year-old actress claims South Korean director Park Chan-wook's new psychological thriller is so layered and complex she had to re-read the script - which...

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Josh Brolin Wanted Park Blessing For Old Boy

11th June 2012

Josh Brolin wanted to get Park Chan-wook's blessing before he agreed to sign up to the remake of 'Old Boy'.The actor is to star alongside Elizabeth Olsen in a new version of Park's 2003 violent...

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Elizabeth Olsen To Star In Old Boy

29th February 2012

Elizabeth Olsen is expected to take the lead female role in 'Old Boy'.The 22-year-old actress has been offered the part by director Spike Lee after Rooney Mara and Mia Wasikowska turned it down.The film is...

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Tilda Swinton To Star In Snow Piercer

18th January 2012

Tilda Swinton is set star in 'Snow Piercer'. The 'We Need To Talk About Kevin' actress is in talks to join Chris Evans in the indie drama which is set in a world covered in...

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Clive Owen To Be In Oldboy?

19th December 2011

Clive Owen has been offered a role in 'Oldboy'. The 47-year-old actor - best known for parts in 'Children of Men' and 'Closer' - is set to play the villain in Spike Lee's forthcoming remake,...

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Rooney Mara Joins Oldboy

3rd October 2011

Rooney Mara has signed on for the female lead in Spike Lee's 'Oldboy' remake. The 'Girl With The Dragon Tattoo' actress will reportedly star as Marie, the love interest of the main character (played by...

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Josh Brolin Joins Oldboy

30th August 2011

Josh Brolin has signed on to star in Spike Lee's 'Oldboy' remake. The 'Jonah Hex' actor will play a man who is falsely imprisoned for 15 years without knowing why, before one day being released...

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Spike Lee To Remake Oldboy

11th July 2011

Spike Lee has signed on to remake Park Chan-wook's ultra-violent vengeance thriller Oldboy for Hollywood.Mandate Pictures executives have ended months of speculation by announcing Lee is their man for the revamp of the hit Korean...

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Fascinating Fact 10619

11th January 2011

Controversial South Korean moviemaker PARK CHAN-WOOK has made an entire film on an iPhone 4.

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Chan-wook Slams South Korean Government

14th February 2006

South Korean director PARK CHAN-WOOK has urged student film-makers at the Berlin International Film Festival to fight for their cultural identity, after learning of his country's decision to slash homegrown movie quotas. The controversial...

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