3 of Korea’s very popular actors in Kim Soo Hyun, Seo Ye Ji, and Kim Sae Ron will be joining forces in a new start-up agency founded by Lee Ro Be, Kim Soo Hyun’s cousin.
Goldmedalist released an official statement announcing the signing of the 3 actors.
Kim Soo Hyun, who has been drawing a lot of attention since his military discharge and both Seo Ye Ji and Kim Sae Ron, who took the Free Agent market by storm, have all agreed to make their new starts with Goldmedalist.
Goldmedalist was founded by Kim Soo Hyun’s cousin, Lee Ro Be (also known as Lee Sa Rang). Lee Ro Be is a producer who has worked on dramas such as Will It Snow For Christmas? and the movie Real, both of which had Kim Soo Hyun’s apperance.
Also contributing to the founding of Goldmedalist is movie planner and producer Kim Mi Hye, who most recently won an award at the 2019 Chungbuk International Martial Arts and Action Film Festival for her work on Extreme Job.
Lee Ro Be will be the CCO (Chief Commercial Operator) of the company, in charge of producing the actors and writers and recruiting new talent. Kim Mi Hye will be the CEO of Goldmedalist and the producer of Movie, Drama, and other video contents. Artist management will be led by Ryu Tae Hyun, who has worked with Kim Soo Hyun for the past 8 years.