In Asia today, Woo Namhui reported that ‘Jackal is Coming’, a movie starring Kim Jaejoong and Song JiHyo was sold in 6 countries overseas.
Even before its domestic theatrical release, it has been sold in 6 countries so it will be shown in Japan, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Brunei.
Japan distributor who participated in the pre-sale has said, “Kim Jaejoong is the most popular in Japan among Korean artists and has appeared in many productions in both countries. Due to his good acting and the fact that this is his first movie, major box office hit is expected throughout Japan.”
Jackal is coming is a suspense-comedy about a woman killer (Song JiHyo) who kidnaps top Hallyu star (Kim Jaejoong).The domestic release is on the 15th.
[NEWS] 121108 Jaejoong Kim’s ‘Jackal’s Coming’ pre-sold to 6 countries
Lotte Entertainment, the distributor and investor of the film, announced that it had been sold to 6 countries – Japan, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia and Brunei on November 8th.
The film is about a suspicious kidnapping story of a legendary killer and top-star, and Jaejoong Kim and Jihyo Song worked together.
“We expect the film to be a box office hit nationally in Japan as it’s the first movie of Jaejoong Kim, the most popular Korean artist in Japan, especially as he acted as a top-star in the film too”, explained the distributor in Japan.
The film’s official release in Korea is November 15th.