The first South Korean space blockbuster ‘Space Sweepers’ is set to premiere this week on Netflix, but who are the cast of this highly-anticipated sci-fi flick?

Netflix continues to add fantastic titles to its vast library of Korean content with the first South Korean space blockbuster, ‘Space Sweepers’.

The film will premiere around the world this week on Netflix, but who are the cast of this highly-anticipated science fiction movie?

Space Sweepers: Cast

  • Song Joong-Ki as Tae-Ho
  • Kim Tae-Ri as Captain Jang
  • Jin Seon-Kyu as Tiger Park
  • Yu Hae-Jin as Humanoid Robot Bubs
  • Kim Dae-Han as Researcher 2
  • Park Ye-Rin as Dorothy
  • Richard Armitage as James Sullivan

Song Joong-Ki as Tae-Ho

Song Joong-Ki is an incredibly popular and respected South Korean actor from Dong District in Daejeon.

The 35-year-old is best known for his roles in A Werewolf Boy (2012) as Chul-soo and The Battleship Island (2017) as Park Moo-young, both of which appear on the highest-grossing South Korean films in history.

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He is also known for his performances in Five Senses of Eros (2009), Running Man (2010), The Innocent Man (2012), Descendants of the Sun (2016) and Arthdal Chronicles (2019).

Joong-Ki has an excellent reputation in South Korea thanks to his humble personality and personal responsibility to his craft, resulting in him being described as both the embodiment of “soft masculinity” and “Korea’s DiCaprio.

Later this year, he will star in the new television series Vincenzo and an upcoming blockbuster movie called Bogota, which has a TBA release date.

Unfortunately, Song Joong-Ki doesn’t have an official Instagram account, but there are plenty of fan pages available that you can follow.

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Kim Tae-Ri as Captain Jang

Kim Tae-Ri is a South Korean actress from Seoul who is best known for her roles in The Handmaiden (2016) as Sook-hee, Little Forest (2018) as Song Hye-won and Mr. Sunshine (2018) as Go Ae-shin.

The 30-year-old won countless awards for her performances in those three films including the Best New Actress for The Handmaiden, Best Leading Actress for Little Forest and Best TV Actress for Mr. Sunshine.

She is set to star in the highly-anticipated science fiction movie Alien, which is due to release later this year.

It also appears that Kim Tae-Ri doesn’t have an official Instagram page, with her fan page being followed by more than 100,000 people.

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Jin Seon-Kyu as Tiger Park

Jin Seon-Kyu is a popular South Korean actor from Jinhae in South Gyeongsang Province.

The 43-year-old is best known for her roles in The Outlaws (2017) as Wi Seong-rak and in Extreme Job (2019) as Detective Ma, both performances earned him multiple Best Supporting Actor Awards.

He has also appeared in countless other projects, including The Good, the Bad, the Weird (2008), Entourage (2016), Dark Figure of Crime (2018), Money (2019), Be Melodramatic (2019) and Kingdom (2019).

Seon-Kyu will star in the upcoming movies Count and the highly-anticipated Confidential Assignment 2.

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Space Sweepers will be available to stream around the world on Netflix on Friday, February 5th, 2021.

By Tom Llewellyn – [email protected]

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