It has been announced that four male idol group lead vocal members have all been added to the cast lineup of the musical titled “Chess.”
According to a representative of the musical industry on May 5, SHINee’s Key, 2AM’s Jokwon, B1A4’s CNU, and VIXX’s Ken recently confirmed their casting as the lead male character in “Chess.” They will be taking on the role of a chess player named Anatoly, and are expected to showcase powerful rock music and performances.
While Jokwon and Key have previous experience with musicals, this is said to be CNU and Ken’s first hand at a musical production.
Meanwhile, “Chess” is expected to begin showing this coming June 19 at the Sejong Grand Theater.
Update 5/7: New video teaser