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Charlize Theron is set to star in the upcoming remake of Sympathy for Lady Vengeance. Park Chan-Wook's 2005 film is the last in his Vengeance trilogy, following on from Sympathy for Mr Vengeance and Oldboy.

[Left: Charlize Theron / Right: Lady Vengeance] Theron's production company Denver & Delilah Films purchased the rights to Lady Vengeance four years ago, and according to The Hollywood Reporter she is now confirmed to take the lead role originally played by Lee Geum-ja. The drama centres on a woman released from prison after serving a long sentence for a murder she did not commit, who sets out to find the real killer (who is still at large) and seek revenge. (more) »


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