IU Reveals She Has No “Immediate Plans” To Release New Music
IU shared that she is working on new music, although she currently has no plans to release anything soon.
The South Korean singer and actress recently spoke with Korea JoongAng Daily on the next movie Broker, in which she plays the role of a single mother. The film recently premiered at the 2022 Cannes Film Festival, where it received a 12-minute standing ovation from the audience.
During the interview, IU opened up about whether she is working on the highly anticipated sequel to her 2021 album “Lilac.” “I’m writing something,” she said, before revealing that she has “no immediate plans to direct it.”
However, IU has given fans a hint as to what fans can expect from its next release. “It would be my first project since I was 30, so I want to do something different from what I did in my 20s,” she noted.
“I keep crossing things off my list – although it might be interesting, I think I’ve done something like this in the past, so I don’t know when I’ll be able to present my next songs” , she said. Explain. “I want to show a different perspective, a different story than what I’ve done before, in my next work.”
During a press conference at the Cannes Film Festival 2022, where Broker had been created, IU opened up about the difficulties she faced while playing the role of a mother for the first time. “It was hard portraying So-young because she was a mother with such a dark and depressing past,” she admitted.
Featuring a star-studded cast – including Song, Lee, IU, Bae Doo-na (The silent sea, Sense8) and Gang Dong-won (Peninsula) – Broker follows Sang-hyun, who sets up a baby box where parents can anonymously leave their babies to find him new parents.