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'Running Man' Actor Song Joong Ki To Sign New Advertisement Deal; 'Descendants of the Sun' Season 2 Is Being Planned

By Staff Writter | January 22, 2017 11:59 PM EST

The lead actor of "Descendants of the Sun," Song Joong-Ki's career is still blooming even after the successful Season 1 of the well known Korean TV drama. Latest reports can verify that the Big Boss' prominence or popularity is a long way from being done.

Currently, AsiaOne reveals the 30-year-old signed a record-breaking advertising contract with Proya Cosmetics, a top Chinese cosmetic brand. He joins well-known Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi in promoting the product.

Joong-Ki handled a 2-year contract Proya Cosmetics support bargain, IB Times announced. As per insiders, the evaluated pay or income he will get from the endorsement is worth $4.7 million. The endorsement contract positions him as the top of other famous South Korean superstars Lee Min-Ho and Kim Soo-Hyun.

On the other note, Season 2 rumor surfaced, and the most discussed never ending story surfaced that the character Song Joong-Ki portrays, Army Captain Yoo Si Jin was otherwise known as Big Boss, won't see action in Season 2.

Reports turned out that the lead actor may not return for Season 2 after theories swirling around that the 'Descendants of the Sun' star is leaving the spotlight, as he is said to be miserable with all the attention he is getting.

He conceded or admitted in his meeting last April 15 in Seoul that he is somewhat disturbed by the way that his popularity has its cost. His remarkable popularity has affected his privacy, and his family has been presented to the media. Besides, a photograph of his ex-girlfriend is everywhere on the web. "To know that these are things I have to suffer for celebrity's sake, that is sad." The actor said

Recently, reports that Song Joong-Ki is out in the limelight.Jung Song Ho, President of KBS' drama area, reported before that discussion about renewing the blockbuster hit show is in the process. President Jung said that a revival might happen and would come back to small screens at some point or another, in 2017.


Still, it's not confirmed whether it will serve as a continuation of the just finished season or it will go on a radical new storyline in view of the first story, as the following season does not require every one of the characters back. Stay tuned for more news and updates!

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