It has been confirmed that the Korean-comedy film, “The Jackal Is Coming/Code Name: Jackal” starring actress Song Jihyo and singer/actor Jaejoong of JYJ, will be officially released in Japan on May 3, 2013.
Prior to its official release in Korea last month, the film’s distributor confirmed that the movie had been sold to six countries including Japan, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia and Brunei.
Meanwhile, Jaejoong has shown his strong skills in acting following the success of Korean dramas “Protect The Boss” and “Dr. Jin.” In “The Jackal Is Coming,” Jaejoong plays the celebrity Choi Hyun. Song Jihyo plays the female lead, the assassin “Jackal” who is sent to go after Choi Hyun.