Red Velvet’s Irene attended the first script reading schedule as actress Bae Joo Hyun.
Irene, actor Shin Seung Ho and other actors met up with KT on July 21 to hold their first official script reading of the movie Double Patty.
Irene plays the lead role of Lee Hyun Ji, a college student who dreams of becoming an announcer. This will also be Irene’s first screen role since her debut. Shin Seung Ho plays the role of Kang Woo Ram, who is also a college student and a former high school wrestling champion. This film is about the growth that youths go through as they chase after their hopes and dreams.
Other respectable actors that will star in this film include Jo Dal Hwan, Jung Young Joo and more.
This film is the first film to be sponsored, produced, and distributed by Korea’s telecommunication company; KT. KT also plans to expand their web and TV contents to the big screen.
They will begin filming for the movie in August and will be playing in theaters sometime at the end of this year. It will also be shown for free for KT’s Seezn subscribers online.
KT hopes to produce and present more original contents to enhance the global competitiveness of K-Contents.