Filming for sequel film FRIEND 2 ("Chingoo 2") finished August 12, 2013 at Citizen's Forest Park in Yangjae, Seoul, South Korea. The movie stars Kim Woo-Bin, Yu Oh-Seong, Joo Jin-Mo and directed by Kwak Kyung-Taek. Original 2001 film "Friend" was a huge box-office hit in South Korea and told the story of four friends who grew up together amidst the backdrop of gang infested Busan, South Korea.
The last scene filmed is also the last scene in the movie and it involves Kim Woo-Bin and Yu Oh-Seong meeting in a park. Meanwhile, now that FRIEND 2 is finished filming, actor Joo Jin-Mo will join filming for upcoming MBC drama series "Empress Ki" and Kim Woo-Bin will join filming for upcoming SBS drama series "The Heirs". FRIEND 2 will open in South Korea later this year.
Movie: Friend 2
Revised romanization: Chingoo 2
Hangul: 친구 2
Director: Kwak Kyung-Taek
Release Date: 2013
Country: South Korea
Joon-Seok (Yu Oh-Seong) is released from prison. Sung-Hoon (Kim Woo-Bin) is the son of Dong-Soo, who was murdered by a hit ordered by Joon-Seok.
Filming began May 6, 2013 at Yeongdeungpo Prison in Seoul, South Korea. The scene filmed involved Sung-Hoon (Kim Woo-Bin) getting released from prison.
Filming ended August 12, 2013 at Citizen's Forest Park in Yangjae, Seoul, South Korea. The final scene filmed is the last scene in the movie with Kim Woo-Bin and Yu Oh-Seong appearing together.
Friend | Chingoo (2001)
Friend: the Untold Story (MBC / 2009)
Friend 2 | Chingoo 2 (2013)
Kim Woo-Bin - Sung-Hoon
Yu Oh-Seong - Joon-Seok
Joo Jin-Mo - Joon-Seok's father (30s years old)