EXCLUSIVE: Ji-Young Yoo has rounded out solid of eOne and Macro’s Freaky Tales, with Ryan Fleck and Anna Boden directing. She joins Pedro Pascal, Ben Mendelsohn, Jack Champion, Angus Cloud, Dominique Thorne, Keir Gilchrist and Michelle Farrah Huang, in addition to a group of notable Oakland natives who’re additionally on board.
The movie will probably be financed by eOne with the studio’s Jillian Share, Jen Gorton and Chanel Vidal overseeing the movie’s manufacturing; Share and Gorton are government producing. Macro Film Studios’ Jelani Johnson and Poppy Hanks will function producers and Charles D. King and James F. Lopez as government producers. Also government producing are Too $hort and his supervisor David Weintraub, whereas Grammy-winning Oakland native Raphael Saadiq is overseeing the movie’s music.
Set in Oakland in 1987, Freaky Tales is a completely authentic, immersive movie impressed by Fleck’s expertise rising up within the Bay. The movie is comprised of 4 interconnected tales every that includes distinct characters, real-life areas and noteworthy historic occasions (some actual, some imagined).
Yoo will star because the co-lead within the upcoming Amazon restricted collection Expats
She is represented by Entertainment 360, Gersh and Del Shaw Moonves Tanaka Finkelstein Lezcano Bobb & Dang.