Amber Liu, member of girl group f(x), will star in a new American indie film centered around golf called The Eagle and the Albatross. According to Soompi, Liu’s management company SM Entertainment confirmed the news Tuesday and filming is currently underway.
Outside of being a musician, Amber is known for her hosting skills on Korean variety shows such as A Song for You. Amber made her acting debut as a supporting cast member in the Korean adaptation of Entourage, but this film will mark her entry into American cinema. According to IDMb, her character is named Ji-min Kurt.
Several Instagram posts featuring Amber have popped up from the accounts of her director Angela Shelton, co-star Nancy La Scala and crew members. See them below.
Amber is the latest K-pop idol to make her debut in the American film industry. Former Exo member Kris Wu acted alongside Vin Diesel in xXx: Return of Xander Cage, which was released earlier this year.
And it’s speculated that Amber herself posted this from the set: