Blackpink member Lisa has joined the forged of “The White Lotus” Season 3, Selection has discovered solely.
She can be credited underneath her given identify, Lalisa Manobal, within the third season of the hit HBO sequence. As with all castings for the third season, her function is being saved underneath wraps. “The White Lotus” is about to start manufacturing in and round Koh Samui, Phuket, and Bangkok, Thailand, in February. Actual plot particulars are being saved underneath wraps except for the very fact it would comply with a brand new group of friends at a White Lotus resort property.
The expansive ensemble forged already consists of: Leslie Bibb, Dom Hetrakul, Jason Isaacs, Michelle Monaghan, Parker Posey, Tayme Thapthimthong, Christian Friedel, Julian Kostov, Morgana O’Reilly, Lek Patravadi, Shalini Peiris, Carrie Coon, Scott Glenn, Francesca Corney, Nicholas Duvernay, Arnas Fedaravičius, Natasha Rothwell, Walton Goggins, Patrick Schwarzenegger, Aimee Lou Wooden, Sarah Catherine Hook, and Sam Nivola.
Manobal’s function in “The White Lotus” will mark her performing debut. She is now the second member of Blackpink to seem in an HBO sequence. Jennie (credited as Jennie Ruby Jane) made her personal performing debut within the drama “The Idol,” which premiered in June 2023.
Blackpink — consisting of members Jisoo, Jennie, Rosé, and Lisa — is without doubt one of the hottest musical teams on this planet. They launched in August 2016 with the one album “Sq. One” underneath YG Leisure. Their single “Boombayah” reached primary on the Billboard World Digital Songs chart, setting the document because the most-viewed debut music video by a Korean act. They turned the highest-charting feminine Ok-Pop group on Billboard Sizzling 100 with “Ddu-Du Ddu Du,” peaking at quantity 55, and have been the primary Ok-Pop lady group to enter and prime the Billboard’s Rising Artists chart. The group later collaborated with artists like Dua Lipa, Woman Gaga, Cardi B, and Selena Gomez.
Manobal, who not too long ago established her personal administration firm named Lloud Co., has damaged a number of particular person data herself. With the discharge of her solo album “Lalisa” in 2021, she was the primary feminine artist to promote 736,999 copies within the first week in South Korea. Each her singles from the album — “Lalisa” and “Cash” — charted within the prime ten of the Billboard International 200, the latter changing into the longest-charting music by a feminine Ok-Pop soloist on the US Billboard 100 and UK Singles Chart. She broke three Guinness World Data in 2023 because the Most Instagram followers for a Ok-Pop artist and the primary solo Ok-Pop winner on the for each the MTV Video Music Awards and the MTV Europe Music Awards.
Manobal is repped by Lloud Co.
Mike White created “The White Lotus” and serves as government producer and director. David Bernad and Mark Kamine additionally government produce. HBO has partnered with the Tourism Authority of Thailand to assist the filming and promotion of the third installment.
“The White Lotus” proved to be a right away hit for HBO when it debuted in 2021. The primary season, set in Hawaii, acquired 20 Emmy nominations and ten wins, together with greatest restricted or anthology sequence. The second installment, which premiered in December 2022 and was set in Sicily, earned 23 Emmy nominations, together with greatest drama sequence, finally successful 5 awards.
Laura Sirikul contributed to this story.