On May 5th, it has been reported that T-ara's JiYeon has received an offer and is currently in talks to star in the upcoming Chinese-Korean movie titled 'Encounter' together with actor Lee Dong Gun.
#Update: A representative from MBK Entertainment stated, "JiYeon will be appearing in Korean-Chinese co-production film 'Encounter.' She will be leaving for China on May 7 for filming".
'Encounter' will be a romantic comedy about a love story between a man and woman unfolding on a cruise ship sailing from Spain's Barcelona to the Indian Ocean. After sailing on the world's largest super cruise Royal Caribbean Cruise, they will also visit Athens in Greece and Rome in Italy, Dubai in United Arab Emirates etc. The love story will be further unfold across these places.
The movie will be directed by rookie director Kim Jung Han, and it scheduled to be released in China this October.