JYP Entertainment Signals Its Foray Into Acting by Signing on Rookie Actor Choi Woo Sik
t looks as though JYP Entertainment is looking to get in on the entertainment and acting share like SM Entertainment.
JYP Entertainment announced on October 4 it had signed on rookie actor Choi Woo Sik saying, “Choi Woo Sik’s joining of JYP Entertainment came after our offer after watching Choi Woo Sik since his debut. In addition to his steady acting, his fluent English from his early upbringing in Canada showed a lot of potential which led to his casting.”
Making his debut in 2011’s Jjakpeh, Choi Woo Sik acted in Rooftop Prince and is currently appearing in the KBS sitcom, Shut Up Family.
Choi Woo Sik will begin his first official activities with JYP Entertainment at the Busan International Film Festival on October 4.
With SM Entertainment recently acquiring a slew of top actors, industry insiders are now watching to see if JYP Entertainment and SM Entertainment will now be battling it out in the acting world as well.
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