Actor Lee Sang-seob has confirmed that he will play in a new Korean film with some of the hottest celebrities here.

Lee’s agency sidusHQ announced in a press release this morning that the “Miss Ripley” actor has been earmarked to play in “Flu” (translated title).

With the firm’s announcement, Lee is the latest star to be added to the impressive ensemble of actress Soo-ae, actors Jang Hyuk and Cha In-pyo.

The Korean actor will play the younger brother of Lee Hee-joon’s character, and the officials said in the statement that the two will portray a strong brotherhood in the forthcoming movie.

With director Kim Seong-soo in charge of both directing and writing the script, the film will depict how people fight for their loved ones as a life-threatening virus spreads in Korea.

Meanwhile, Lee is currently starring in Japanese drama ” Koisuru Maison -Raibow Rose” on TV Tokyo, the collaborative TV series between Japanese and Korean production firms.

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