This 41-year-old actress, who fell in love with a 63-year-old famous director, re-appears in public after a long time.
Recently, the 70th San Sebastián Film Festival was held in San Sebastián, Basque, Spain. Director Hong Sang-soo was officially invited to attend the festival with his 28th feature film “Walk Up.”
At the photo wall held on Sep 22nd (local time), not only director Hong Sang-soo but also actors Kwon Hae-hyo, Cho Yoon-hee, and Song Sun-mi attended the event.
Actress Kim Min-hee stole the spotlight wearing an all-black outfit. Kim Min-hee made headlines as she appeared in public for the first time after a long while.
Kim Min-hee, who appeared in an all-black costume, posed in front of the camera with her chic eyes.
Hong Sang-soo’s film competes with more than 20 works for the Golden Shell Award, the highest award in the competition category.
Director Hong Sang-soo has won the Silver Shell Award in the director’s category, for the 2016 film “Myself and Yours.”
Kim Min-hee does not appear in director Hong Sang-soo’s new film “Walk Up,” but she is reportedly named in the ending credit as a production director.
The movie is scheduled to be released in Korea in the second half of this year, but the specific schedule is not known.
Kim Min-hee attended the official event with director Hong Sang-soo in February
Kim Min-hee also attended the 72nd Berlin International Film Festival with director Hong Sang-soo in February, drawing keen attention.
At the Berlin International Film Festival, director Hong Sang-soo won the Silver Bear Award, the Grand Jury Prize, for his work “The Novelist’s Film.”
The public is paying attention to whether Hong Sang-soo, a master of the film industry, will be able to achieve meaningful results at the San Sebastián Film Festival this year.
At that time, Director Hong Sang-soo already had a wife and children, which led to a lot of criticism from the public over their relationship.
There have been rumors of their breakup floating around, but they still show off their unwavering affection at public events.
Kim Min-hee has stopped all her acting activities since she started dating director Hong publicly and has only appeared in movies directed by Hong Sang-soo.
Many fans expressed regret over Kim Min-hee’s choice because she had been on the highway to success since her appearance in director Park Chan-wook’s movie “The Handmaiden,” which was released in 2016.