Update: EXO’s Sehun Takes Major Role In “The Pirates” Sequel
Updated June 16 KST:
On June 16, news outlet Sports Seoul reported that according to sources in the industry, a a final confirmation has been made over Sehun taking a role in the film. EXO’s official Twitter account then shared the article.
[단독]세훈, '해적2' 출연 최종 확정…엑소 막내 아닌 배우로 우뚝 (출처 : 스포츠서울 | 네이버 TV연예)
— EXO (@weareoneEXO) June 16, 2020
Fans may be seeing EXO’s Sehun on the big screen soon!
On June 9, it was reported that Sehun would be joining the upcoming “The Pirates” sequel. In response, a source from SM Entertainment stated, “It’s true that Sehun has received an offer to appear in ‘The Pirates: Goblin Flag’ (literal title). He is positively considering the offer but nothing has been decided yet.”
Sehun is said to be in talks to take on a major role in the film as a handsome pirate who specializes in archery. He has previously appeared in the web movie “Dokgo Rewind” and if he agrees to take on the role, this will be his big screen debut.
The upcoming film will be the sequel to the 2014 hit film “The Pirates,” which starred Son Ye Jin and Kim Nam Gil and drew in over 8.6 million moviegoers. Chae Soo Bin, Lee Kwang Soo, Kang Ha Neul, Han Hyo Joo, and Kwon Sang Woo are all in talks to appear in the sequel, and filming is set to begin in late July.
Stay tuned for more updates!
Watch “The Pirates” below!