South Korean action film Confidential Assignment 2: International, starring Hyun Bin, Girls Generation’s YoonA, and Daniel Henney, surpassed 1 million moviegoers on September 9 in just 3 days of its release, creating a new milestone.
According to the Korean media portal Soompi, in honor of the movie’s new achievement, Confidential Assignment 2 stars Hyun Bin, Daniel Henney, Girls’ Generation’s YoonA, Yoo Hae Jin, and Jin Sun Kyu posed for a celebratory photo with the director to commemorate the occasion.
Notably, the sequel film broke the records set by its prequel story, which took five days to hit the 1-million-mark (before ultimately racking up a total of 7.81 million moviegoers).
In the sequel, Hyun Bin returns as the badass North Korean detective Rim Chul Ryung, exuding the same fiery charisma. Yoo Hae Jin plays the South Korean detective named Kang Jin Tae. Daniel Henney portrays Jack, an FBI agent from the United States who is on the trail of a North Korean criminal organization that has wreaked havoc all over the world, while Jin Sun Kyu will be playing Jang Myung Joon, the leader of the said criminal organization.
Confidential Assignment 2: International marks Hyun Bin and Daniel Henney’s reunion after they starred in the romantic-comedy drama My Name is Kim Sam Soon in 2005. Moreover, this will be Hyun Bin’s first project released since he married Son Ye Jin. The film premieres this September.