“Along With the Gods” director Kim Yong Hwa recently revealed that Do Kyung Soo (EXO‘s D.O.)is confirmed to star in the third installment of the movie franchise.
Interviewer: “Will Do Kyungsoo be casted in the 3rd movie?”
Director: “Yes, I met him today. It’s confirmed.”
Kim Yong Hwa also noted that D.O’s character is very important to the franchise story.
“Do Kyung Soo’s character in the “Along With the Gods” franchise is named Private Won, a supporting role but very important to the main plot.”
—Kim Yong Hwa
Along with the Gods: The Two Worlds grossed more than US$105 million and became the second highest-grossing film in South Korea. The sequel, Along With the Gods: The Last 49 Days set records for highest pre-sale tickets in South Korea’s box office history and the opening day record.
The director plans to produce the third and fourth installments to the popular series, together in 2021.
Kim Dong Wook’s character was originally a supporting character but became the lead in the 2nd movie. Thus, fans are speculating that D.O. will be the lead for the 3rd installment.
Fans and netizens alike have praised D.O.’s outstanding achievements as an actor.
- “Wow crazyㅜㅜㅜㅜㅜ So excited for Do Kyung Soo’s leading role in ‘Along With the Gods 3’ ㅜㅜ”
- “Along Gods 3ㅠㅠㅜㅠ Starring Do Kyungsooㅠㅠㅜㅜㅜ Can’t waitㅠㅠㅜㅜㅜ”
- “Of course, Do Kyungsoo must be in Along Gods 3. I’m not worried about the acting, I hope the directing is good”
- “Do Kyung Soo is an acting genius. 100 Days My Princes is my life’s drama and Swing Kids is my life’s movie, I’m excited for SwingKids3”