THE HOST Sequel Officially On The Way!

Variety reports that Ning Hao (the director behind CRAZY STONE) will helm THE HOST 2, the sequel to the successful Korean horror film by Bong Joon-ho. THE HOST 2 will be produced by the Chungeorahm company of Korea with Stone Man Films of China and is budgeted at $12 million. "The theme involves citizens ignoring a monstrous threat due to their greed for money." The first HOST is one of the best monster movies we’ve seen in years, so naturally we’re excited for the follow-up! Shooting for THE HOST 2 begins early 2009!