Bae Jeong-nam in screen, real dramas

Bae Jeong-nam in screen, real dramas

Bae Jeong-nam in screen, real dramas

Shooting a movie and catching a thief is all in a day's work for actor Bae Jeong-nam.The 29-year-old star was on his way home about 2 a.m. yesterday after a day of filing the movie "In Berlin" when he saw a man running away from a taxi.Bae was sitting in his car, waiting for the light to change at an intersection near Shinhwa Hospital in Yeongdeungpo District, western Seoul, when he saw a taxi driver chasing a man and yelling, "Thief!"Bae told his manager to follow the pair and after a high-speed chase, Bae caught up to the robber who had taken an alley that was a dead end. He detained the exhausted suspect until police arrived. Model-turned-actor Bae made his screen debut this year in "Over my Dead Body". In 2009, he appeared in the SBS "Dream - Drama".In "In Berlin", Bae is working alongside Ha Jeong-woo, Jeon Ji-hyeon and Han Seok-Kyu.The movie is being directed by Ryoo Seung-wan, best known for hits like "The Unjust" (2010) and "The City of Violence" (2006).By Carla Sunwoo