It’s been revealed that labelmates JYJ’s Jaejoong and actress Song Ji Hyo are confirmed to star together in an upcoming comedy film, “The Jackal is Coming‘! The two have already completed the script reading on the 18th and are ready to commence filming.
Song Ji Hyo will be playing the role of a clumsy killer that kidnaps a popular singer, Jaejoong, and tries to murder him in numerous ways and at the same time avoid the police. C-JeS Entertainment stated that Jaejoong wanted to “wanted to portray his character as humorously as possible” when he saw the script. They also revealed, “Song Ji Hyo also has strong affections for the film. Since it will mark her first big screen comeback in a while, she’s expecting to have a lot of fun on the set.”
Many fans were worried that this new project would cause Song Ji Hyo to leave the beloved show ‘Running Man‘, but it was confirmed that she would continue her regular appearance. Meanwhile, Jaejoong will also be starring in a new MBC drama called “Time Slip Doctor Jin“.