SM Entertainment files official lawsuit against former EXO member Kris aka Wu Yifan.Instagram/Kris

Former EXO member Kris aka Wu Yifan is all set to appear in upcoming Chinese action comedy film "Mister Six".

The movie, which is scheduled to hit big screens on 24 December, 2015, tells the story of a street punk band named "Lao Pao Er" and the various challenges faced by its members.

In "Mister Six", Wu Yifan will portray the role of a young singer named Xiao Fei. The Chinese entertainer recently teased his fans about the role by uploading several photos of him flaunting his new hairstyle on Weibo, according to Koreaboo.

Other celebrities to appear in the film are Feng Xiaogang, Zhang Hanyu, Li Yifeng, Xu Qing, Liu Hua and Liang Jing. It is written by Dong Runnian and directed by Guan Hu. 

The former EXO member Kris is currently going through a legal battle with popular South Korean record label SM Entertainment. He terminated his contract with the agency in May 2014 and had his first court proceeding last week.

Kris will have his next round of standard civil proceedings at the Seoul Central District Court on 18 September and a arbitration with the firm on 21 September.

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