Some of Korean entertainment’s biggest stars including Lee Min-ho and Kim Soo-hyun will be discharged this year after completing their military service.
Actor Joo Won enlisted on May 16, 2017 and will be out of military service on Feb. 5. He is currently an assistant instructor in the military. His last TV drama before his enlistment was “My Sassy Girl.”
Rapper Beenzino will be discharged on Feb. 28 after enlisting on May 29, 2017.
Actor Siwan of boy band ZE:A entered the military on July 11, 2017 and will be out on March 27 (some Korean media reported that his discharge will be on April 10). He is currently a trainer at the Korean army’s 25th Division. Before his enlistment, he completed the drama “The King in Love.”
Korean superstar Lee Min-ho is one of the most-awaited actors this year. He started his alternative military service as a public service worker on May 12, 2017 at the Gangnam District Office in Seoul. He was exempted from being an active duty soldier due to severe injuries he suffered in a car accident in 2006. He will be discharged on April 25 although some reports stated that it will be on May 11.
Actor Ji Chang-wook started his military service on Aug. 14, 2017. According to Korean media, his discharge date is on April 27 although others reported the date to be on May 13.
Super Junior’s Kyuhyun will be out of military service on May 7 after enlisting on May 25, 2017. He is a public service worker. He was the last member of Super Junior to enlist.
Boy band 2PM’s Taecyeon will be discharged on May 15 (other media stated June 3) after completing his military service, which began on Sept. 4, 2017.
Actor Kang Ha-neul entered the military on Sept. 11, 2017 and will be discharged on May 23, Korean media reported.
Actor Kim Soo-hyun, who starred in hit dramas such as “Moon Embracing the Sun” and “My Love from the Star,” started his military service on Oct. 23, 2017 and will be discharged on July 22 (other media reported the date to be July 1).
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