Group EXO’s Baekhyun is taking his first challenge in acting following his co-member, Luhan. The representatives of ‘Revenge of Musicals’ revealed on the 23rd that <EXO’s Baekhyun has joined in the main cast team for the musical “Singing in the Rain”. He will be performing along Super Junior’s Kyuhyun and Shinee’s Onew. “Singing in the Rain” is a licensed musical based on the movie with the same name that was released in 1952. Baekhyun’s role is Don Lockwood, the main character who suddenly becomes an overnight star, who falls in love with and unnamed actress named Cassy. The musical will be performed during the coming dates June 5th to August 3rd in the Great Theatre in Chongmu Art Hall in Seoul.
Source: Kuki News
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EXO’s Chinese member Luhan takes on his first acting challenge. On the 23rd, a Chinese media revealed that Luhan will be filming alongside with Gui Ya Lei, Zi Shan Yang, Wilson Chen, in the movie ‘Back to 20(重返20歲)’.
After confirming with S.M Entertainment, they revealed that Luhan will indeed be a part of the cast for the movie. Reporter from TVReport have confirmed in person that the claim “Luhan is cast in a movie” is true.
According to the media, “Back to 20(重返20歲)” is a fantasy genre movie about a 70 year old grandma, who suddenly transforms into a 20 year old lady. It is the Chinese version of the hit Korean movie “Miss Granny(수상한 그녀)”.
China’s Sina Entertainment Movie producer revealed that the casting for the movie is already complete and China’s child movie stars Yang Jasan and Jin Baekrim will be included in the line up. Luhan’s role will be the grandson of the main character. A representative said that as long as there isn’t any change of plans, the filming should start on May 20th. S.M. Entertainment has also revealed to the reps of TVReport, “We are currently accommodating EXO-M’s schedules along with Luhan’s filming schedules.”
Luhan is currently promoting under EXO’s Chinese unit, EXO-M with their new mini-album “Overdose” in China.
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