He founded E&J Entertainment with Lee Jong Hyun, his manager who's worked with him for the last 10 years. Lee Jong Hyun worked with Eric since his Good EMG days. Last year, they left Top Class Entertainment together and founded the new E&J Entertainment this year.
Eric's first project in his new label will be participating in KBS's new Monday-Tuesday drama 'Discovery of Romance'. The drama is a romantic comedy about a woman who meets her ex and finds true love.
Eric will play Kang Tae Ha, the CEO of an interior design company who meets up with his old girlfriend.
Shinhwa is also planning a comeback in the second half of the year.