Here is a brand new still for Han Jae-Rim (The Show Must Go On & Rules of Dating) upcoming period film The Face Reader. Due to hit theaters later this year, The Face Reader stars Song Kang-Ho, Lee Jung-Jae, Kim Hye-Soo, Baek Yoon-Sik, Jo Jung-Suk, and Lee Jong-Suk.
Nae-kyung, the most skillful face reader in Joseon, was living in seclusion when he was offered a lucrative partnership by Yeon-hong, a Korean geisha. Nae-kyung accepts the proposal to read the faces of Yeon-hong’s guests only to get involved in a murder case. With his face reading skills, Nae-kyung successfully identifies the murderer and his skills are soon acknowledged by King Moon-jong who orders him to identify the potential traitors who threaten his reign. However after the unexpected death of Moon-jong, Nae-kyung is courted by Grand Prince Soo-yang who yearns to become King himself by killing the young successor Dan-jong. Nae-kyung decides to keep his loyalty to the late King and help protect the young King which forces him into the biggest power struggle in the history of the Joseon dynasty.