Cathy Shim Joins the Cast of The Sun Is Also A Star


Cathy Shim has been cast in the film adaptation of YA novel of ‘The Sun Is Also A Star.’

Written by bestselling author Nicola Yoon, MGM and Warner Bros are producing with Yara Shahidi (Grown-ish) and Charles Melton (Riverdale) attached to star.

Directed by Ry Russo-Young, Shim will play Min Soo Bae, the Korean immigrant mom of Daniel played by Melton. Her son will fall in love with Natasha, a Jamaican American teenager, who’s set to be deported to her birth country. 

Alloy Entertainment are producing.

The Sun Is Also A Star is slated for a May 17 release.