Eternals director Chloe Zhao REVEALS the real reason for using BTS Jimin & V’s song Friends in the movie
BTS aka ARMY fans around the world were especially excited when they learned that Eternals used BTS Jimin and VFriends song in Marvel’s upcoming release. Fans also flooded the duo and the entire group with love and appreciation upon seeing Park Jimin’s name in the film’s end credits.
Now Eternals director Chloe Zhao has revealed her decision to pick the iconic song for the film. During his interview with ETtoday with Kit Harington who plays the role of Black Knight in the film, Zhao revealed that choosing BTS ‘Friends as one of the film’s soundtracks was not pure coincidence, but rather of a personal point of view. Zhao opened up about his love for the band and said BTS ‘Friends was his “favorite song” from the band.
“It’s because it’s my favorite BTS song,” Zhao said while appreciating Jimin for his “cute” appearance. “I really like Jimin, he’s so cute,” the director exclaimed and she looks like an ARMY! Speaking about the song and why she decided to add it to Eternals, Zhao praised the two singers for creating the iconic song which was also a fan favorite on their album Map of the Soul: 7. “This song is from two of them. Jimin and V made a great song together,” she said via ETtoday.
In other news, Eternals is slated for release on November 5 in India. A director of Chloe Zhao, the film is expected to star Angelina Jolie, Richard Madden, Salma Hayek, Gemma Chan, Kit Harington, Kumail Nanjiani, among others.
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