Netflix’s Rising Star Song Kang Announces Military Enlistment Date

South Korean actor Song Kang, celebrated for his recent role in the hit Netflix series “My Demon,” is preparing to fulfill his mandatory military service, marking a pivotal moment in his burgeoning career.

On Thursday, February 29, Song Kang’s agency disclosed the actor’s enlistment date in a statement reported by Soompi. The announcement revealed that Song Kang is scheduled to enlist as an active duty soldier of the Republic of Korea Army on Tuesday, April 2.

Addressing concerns about public gatherings amid the enlistment, the statement emphasized that there will be no official events held during Song Kang’s entry into the recruit training center. Instead, he will enlist privately to minimize safety risks associated with overcrowding.

The agency also called for understanding and support from fans, expressing gratitude for their warm love and encouragement. They expressed hopes for Song Kang’s return in good health and with enhanced maturity upon completing his mandatory service.

Song Kang’s military enlistment follows a string of successful projects that have propelled him to fame, including his role in the widely acclaimed action rom-com drama “My Demon.” At just 29 years old, Song Kang has already made a significant impact on the entertainment industry, earning the title of “son of Netflix” in South Korea for his leading performances in three consecutive Netflix original series.

As fans await his return, Song Kang’s dedication to his country underscores his commitment not only to his craft but also to his responsibilities as a citizen. His upcoming military service marks a new chapter in his journey, promising continued growth and success upon his return to the screen.