Everyone’s favourite alien oppa is returning to the big screen after two years. Kim Soo Hyun, who confirmed his role in television drama Producers just last month, yesterday announced through his agency that he would be returning to the big screen with Real.

The action thriller sees the actor taking on the role of Jang Tae Young, a broker who solves problems for his clients in the underworld. Soo Hyun has shown his flexibility as an actor through various characters, including a student in Dream High and an agent disguised as a village idiot in Secretly, Greatly.

Filming for Real is slated to start in October, and the movie is expected to be released next year. Meanwhile, catch Kim Soo Hyun on Producers, which airs in May.