(Persia Digest) - Dae Jang Geum [Jewel in the Palace] was a popular 2003 Korean television series shown in Iran, starring actress Lee Young-ae, who is a familiar face for Iranians. She will be starring in Ghorban Mohammadpour’s new film “A lover in Hanoi”. Filming will begin soon in Iran, South Korea, and Vietnam.
Ghorban Mohammadpour is the director of “Salam Mumbai” and “Devil’s daughter”. In an interview with Filmnet News, he talked about his new movie starring Lee Young-ae, saying: “My new movie is a joint production between Iran, S Korea, and Vietnam. Ms Lee Young-ae is well known and loved in Iran, and that’s why I asked her to star in the movie.”
The director of “A lover in Hanoi” pointed out that he was waiting for the filming of “Devil’s daughter” to finish before starting on his new project. He said: “The locations are in Iran, S Korea, and Vietnam. I went to Vietnam a while back and visited the locations for filming. Once we get our license to film, we will leave for S Korea.”
“Devil’s daughter” is the director’s last project filmed in India. It is in the process of being edited.