It’s official that Red Velvet’s Irene’s going to have her film debut as a leading role in a movie that is expected to hit the theaters by the end 2020.
On July 16, SM Entertainment confirmed that Irene would be starring in the upcoming movie “Double Patty,” which will mark her very first film role.
A representative of the agency stated, “Irene will be appearing in the film ‘Double Patty.’ She will be playing the role of an aspiring anchorwoman.”
Directed by Baek Seung Hwan, “Double Patty” is described as a coming-of-age movie that follows young people on their journey of growth and development. The movie is reportedly scheduled to begin filming in August, with the goal of hitting theaters by the end of the year.
Irene, who is currently busy promoting with Seulgi in their new sub unit, previously received positive reviews for her acting in the 2016 web drama “Game Development Girls.”
Recently, Irene also debut as Red Velvet’s sub-unit with Seulgi. Their debut single MV “Monster” received positive response from fans and other listeners.
As Irene‘s going to have her film debut as a leading role by the end of 2020, we expect to see Irene in the silver screen soon.
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