Hong Jong Hyun Enlists For Mandatory Military Service

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Actor Hong Jong Hyun entered the Nonsan Training center on December 2 to prepare in completing his military service.

After five weeks of basic military training, Hong Jong Hyun officially begins his military duties.

Hong Jong Hyun

Expressing mixed emotions, Hong confessed feeling nervous and promises to be healthy. Additionally, he conveys using his intention to use his time in the boot camp to retrospect on how he has lived.

“Kim Woo Bin is the last person I met before enlisting,” Hong Jong Hyun said. “He is about to come back, and I’m looking forward to a new start, so we’ve met each other for a long time and encouraged each other,” the actor added.

Further expressing his apprehension of entering the military camp feeling old among his counterparts, he draws strength from the warm messages of his fans. He vows to train hard to come back in a healthy shape.


Earlier, C-JeS Entertainment revealed Hong’s preparatory shaving scene on the agency’s Instagram account. In the video, the actor flaunts his handsome visual with his buzz cut.

He said, “I finally enlisted today. As I went late, I will work harder and healthier. So I hope my fans are always full of healthy and happy things. I wish you all well and let’s meet again later.”

Meanwhile, Hong Jong-hyun debuted in 2007. His notable dramas include Moonlovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo, The King Loves, Mother of Mine and My Absolute Boyfriend.

Source: Sports Chosun

Image Credit: C-JeS Entertainment

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