Chanyeol of boy group EXO covered Billie Eilish’s hit song “ Bad Guy ” for the upcoming movie, The box.
The trailer for the upcoming film, released on Monday, March 1, featured the K-pop idol performing a clip from his upcoming take on the Billboard hit. Chanyeol will play the role of aspiring singer Ji Hoon, who can only sing if he’s wearing a box on his head, alongside actor Jo Dal-hwan.
Watch the trailer for The box here.
Coming this spring, The box follows Ji Hoon and washed-out music producer Min Soo as they embark on a memorable musical journey together. This jukebox movie is directed by Yang Jung-woong, executive producer of PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics Opening and Closing Ceremonies, with Ecobridge as Music Director.
The idol EXO, 28, made its big screen in the 2015 film, Hello love. The following year he landed the lead role for So I married an anti-fan, with Yuan Shanshan and Seohyun. He has also made appearances in a number of drama series, including Missing 9 in 2017 and Souvenirs from the Alhambra in 2018.
Chanyeol is due to perform his compulsory military service from March 29. He will be the fifth EXO member to enter the military, after Xiumin, DO, Suho and Chen.