Pregnant and radiant Jeon Ji Hyun attends Assassination movie premiere
Jeon Ji Hyun's new movie Assassination premiered on July 22. The beautiful actress was supported at the event by her My Love From Another Star co-star Kim Soo Hyun along with many other Korean celebrities. At 10 weeks into her pregnancy, she is looking ever-more radiant and gorgeous. Take a look at photos from the premiere and watch the movie trailer.
Assassination is a thrilling period drama about resistance fighters who fought against the Japanese occupation of Korea during the 1930s. Directed by Choi Dong Hoon, the movie stars Jeon Ji Hyun and Lee Jung Jae as the main leads in an ensemble cast.
Jeon Ji Hyun portrays a top sniper who was awaiting a death sentence in Shanghai but was freed by a secret government agent, played by Lee Jung Jae, famed for The Face Reader movie. They would join forces with other fighters, including a hired gun named Hawaii Pistol, played by actor Ha Jung Woo, to fight for Korean independence.
When Jeon Ji Hyun started the recent promotional rounds for the new movie, no one could have noticed that the beautiful actress was already pregnant.The timing for the movie's release couldn't be better. After filming wrapped up in February this year, the pregnancy news was just confirmed on July 22 by her agency. It's a wonderful news to the 33-year-old actress and her husband, Choi Joon Hyuk. The couple have been married for three years. Jeon Ji Hyun is 10 weeks into her pregnancy, and the baby is due early next year.
At the July 22 premiere, many Korean stars showed up to support Jeon Ji Hyun and the new movie. One particularly bright star is none other than Kim Soo Hyun, who co-starred with Jeon Ji Hyun in the extremely popular My Love From Another Star drama series.
The Assassination movie is scheduled to premiere in China on August 25, Hong Kong on August 27, and Singapore on September 17, according to the current available schedule. Let's hope it will reach other countries soon as well.
Watch Jeon Ji Hyun and Kim Soo Hyun in My Love from Another Star:
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