Kim Soo Hyun to Perform in 2014 Incheon Asian Games Opening Ceremony; Joins JYJ, BIGBANG and Other Big Name Artists

Actor Kim Soo Hyun is set to join the highlight stage of the 17th Incheon Asian Games’ opening ceremony which will take place on September 19.

Kim Soo Hyun’s agency, KeyEast Entertainment, confirmed the actor’s participation in the large scale production for the international sporting event through a phone call with OSEN on August 5. “Kim Soo Hyun will participate in the opening ceremony of the Incheon Asian Games on September 19 in the Incheon Asiad main stadium. We’re still in the stage of discussion regarding what kind of performance he will have,” said KeyEast Entertainment.

It was said that Kim Soo Hyun willingly agreed to the invitation of the Incheon Asian Games organizers when it arrived even though there wasn’t any guarantee yet.

Apart from Kim Soo Hyun, the highly anticipated opening ceremony the 17th Incheon Asian Games will feature various artists including actress Lee Young Ae and K-pop big names EXO, PSY, CNBLUE, BIGBANG, and the event’s ambassador, JYJ. Overall direction will be done by Director Lim Kwon Taek and Director Jang Jin will take charge of the overall production.

The 17th Incheon Asian Games will take place in Incheon, South Korea from September 19 until October 4.