We hope this cleared up the questions you had about Korean celebrity enlistment. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. February 21st, 2019 4 Comments.
Abby February 13, 2019 11: Although most celebrities delay joining the military for as long as possible, draft dodging has been a career-ender in the country where service is mandated for half of the population. Chang Wook and Soo hyun I can wait for your military discharge. Please enter your comment!
Taeyang enlisted back on March 12 of this year will be discharged on November 11, 2019. Looking forward to see you both on kdrama.
Enlistment is mandatory for Korean men because the North and the South never signed a peace treaty after the Korean War 1950 — 1953. Its worthy to note that back on July 27, 2018, The Ministry of National Defense announced a new reform; they announced that the length of mandatory military service would be reduced. The percentage of those putting off enlistment among entertainers was far higher than those in other fields of work.
You have entered an incorrect email address! This means that many popular Korean actors and singers will have their military service period reduced, this is why some idols discharge dates have been shortened.13 korean stars return from military service in 2017
Notify me of new posts by email. Kim Soo Hyun will instead be discharged on July 1, 2019.
Congratulation being No 1 handsome actor 2018 on trendrr. Among the K-celebrities pushing back the enlistment date, 77 were with YG-related companies. Read more to find out! Learn how your comment data is processed.
Serving in the military is a duty that falls upon every able-bodied Korean male, but 73.