Actor Kim Seon Ho resumes activities after surviving recent controversies in his personal life.
Maeil Business News announced on November 18 that Kim Seon Ho will attend the first full script reading of the movie ‘Sad Tropical’ on December 3. All major cast members including Kim Seon Ho are expected to attend the script reading event. The female lead actress Go Ara also decides to join them in the script reading event.
Kim Seon Ho‘s screen debut, ‘Sad Tropical’, is a new work directed by Park Hoon-jung, producer of ‘The New World’ and ‘The Witch’, and drew attention from the production stage. It tells the story of a boy who has a Korean father and a Filipino mother, who aspires of becoming a boxer and the boy decides to go to Korea to find his father. Kim Seon Ho plays a mysterious character who seems to be a helper of the boy in the play, like a hindrance.
Previously, it was revealed online that Kim Seon Ho had asked his ex-girlfriend to have an abortion as a condition of marriage, causing controversy. As a result, the actor decided to cancel the movies ‘Date at 2 O’Clock’ and ‘Dog Days’, which were scheduled to premiere. However, the public opinion was changed the moment when the entertainment media Dispatch released the contents of the anti-war message based on the tip of Kim Seon Ho and Mr. A’s acquaintance. The side of ‘Sad Teens’, who had been thinking about whether to change the lead, eventually decided to work with Kim Seon Ho with the goal of filming within the year.