Luxury fashion brand CELINE revealed on June 23 that famous actors Park Bo Gum and V will be leaving for Paris on June 24 to attend the Celine Men’s Summer 2023 Fashion Show.
Launching from KBIZoom on (23/6/2022), V and Park Bo Gum have long been known as good friends in the entertainment industry. The two became close after Park Bo Gum appeared as an MC for KBS2’s “Music Bank”, and met V who was performing there. Since then, they have consistently supported each other’s dramas and music activities, and attracted attention by going to amusement parks, traveling to Jeju Island, and watching concerts together.
Park Bo Gum was serving his mandatory military service in the Korean navy and was discharged on April 30, 2022. He then continued his official activities, becoming an MC for the 58th Baeksang Arts Awards on May 6, 2022.
The actor then departed for Thailand on May 31, 2022 to attend the Winter Fall Men’s 2022 spinoff show for the house of upscale designer Louis Vuitton. He returned to Korea on June 3, 2022, and at this time, has not confirmed to appear in any new acting projects.
V, along with other BTS members, released the new album “Proof” on June 10, 2022, then topped the US Billboard main album chart “Billboard 200”. The album recorded 2,752,496 copies (according to the Hanteo Chart) in its first week of sales.
Starting with this album, BTS announced that they would be finishing their first chapter, which has been going on for nine years, and moving on to the second chapter of their career. In the video “BTS Dinner Festa 2022”, the content for BTS’s 9th anniversary, which was released on June 14, the group confirmed that they will continue to record their YouTube entertainment show “Run BTS”, but will temporarily prioritize solo activities over group activities.
In addition to this Celine fashion show, BTS’s V also announced other solo schedules, starting with the healing show “In The Soop: Friendship Trip”, which is produced by HYBE Labels and will be broadcast on Korean network JTBC in July 2022. This event will feature V’s friendship. with famous actors Park Seo Joon, Choi Woo Sik, Park Hyung Sik, and singer Peakboy (also known as Wooga Squad), who will be on vacation together for 4 days and 3 nights.
According to HYBE, “In the Soop: Friendship Trip” will reveal the small and sincere daily lives of Park Seo Joon, Choi Woo Sik, Park Hyung Sik, Peakboy, and V, who break their barriers when next to each other.