On January 2nd Lee Jong-suk made a post on Instagram stating that he had returned. Attached to the post were black-and-white photos of Lee Jong-suk in a park wearing a hat and a mask. The celebrity appeared to be enjoying his freedom on a playground following his release from mandatory service that same day.
AdvertisementLee Jong-suk began his public service in March of 2019. This was an alternative to military service, which Lee Jong-suk was unable to participate him due to injuries sustained in a car crash while he was still a teenager. Purportedly Lee Jong-suk is already getting right back to work, although his first role will be a small one. Lee Jong-suk will have a special appearance in "The Witch : Part 2. The Other One" of unknown importance, as a favor to director Park Hoon-jung of "V.I.P" where Lee Jong-suk starred in 2017.
Written by William Schwartz
Staff writer. Has been writing articles for HanCinema since 2012, having lived in South Korea since 2011. Started out in Gyeongju, then to Daegu, then to Ansan, then to Yeongju, then to Seoul, lived on the road for HanCinema's travel diaries series in the summer of 2016, and is currently settled in Anyang. Has good tips for utilizing South Korea's public bus system. William Schwartz can be contacted via firstname.lastname@example.org. He also has a substack at williamschwartz.substack.com where he discusses the South Korean film industry in broader terms and takes suggestions for future movies to review.
"[HanCinema's News] Lee Jong-suk Returns to Public Life From Compulsory Service"
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