It was previously reported that EXOs D.O. (Do Kyung Soo) would star in famous Korean director Kang Hyung Chuls new film Swing Kids (tentative).
Recently, director Kang Hyung Chul spoke more about his decision to cast D.O. in the leading role of his 10 billion won (approximately $8.9 million) project. With a firm voice, Kang Hyung Chul described the casting choice as fate.
“Swing Kids” is a film set in a North Korean prison camp during the Korean War. D.O.s character, Ro Ki Soo, is a young North Korean soldier who falls in love with tap dancing even in that dour and chaotic setting. It is based off of a much loved musical.