News / Main / Hot Issue

Ji Chang Wook Lines Up Final Farewell To Fans Before Enlistment

By Angie Chui | June 23, 2017 10:51 AM EDT


Its no secret that Ji Chang Wook is set to enlist for his mandatory service after completing the filming for his hit rom con series "Suspicious Partner." However, his fans should not be worried because the actor has several projects planned before his enlistment.

"As a man living in the Republic of Korea, he will be enlisting in the military this year," Glorious Entertainment, JI Chang Wook's agency said in a statement. "Before that time comes, he wants to repay the love of his fans through this meeting and give them an experience they won't forget."

Among the projects lined up by Ji Chang Wook after "Suspicious Partner" is a voice work project. The "Healer" actor has been cast in the Korean version of the popular anime "Your Name."

Ji Chang Wook will take on the role of Taki, a teenager living in Tokyo while Kim So Hyun will do the voice of Mitsuha, a girl living in rural Japan. The anime revolves around the two characters who mysteriously switch bodies, KMusic reported.

Aside from the anime project, Ji Chang Wook will also be celebrating his 10th year in the entertainment industry with a special concert for his fans. The concert entitled "Jiscovery History" seeks to celebrate JI Chang Wook's career and evolution to become the successful actor that he has become.

After starring in dramas since 2008 including action hits like "Healer" and "The K2," the actor also starred in his first movie "Fabricated City" which earned him an nomination from Baeksang Art Awards. The concert, according to his management is a way for him to reach out to his fans beyond more than the screen, Soompi reported.

Ji Chang's Wook's 10th anniversary concert will happen on July 22 at 7 pm at the Olympic Hall in Seoul. "I need to fulfill my military duties first. When this drama wraps up, I think I'll go to the army and then continue doing musical shows when I return," Ji Chang Wook earlier said about his enlistment plans. 

Tagged :  Ji Chang Wook News, Ji Chang Wook Updates, Suspicious Partner, SBS, kdrama, K Drama, Kdrama news, K-drama news, Ji Chang Wook Jiscovery, Ji Chang Wook 10th anniversary concert, Ji CHang Wook military enlistment


02.05.19 | 11:11PM EST

MTV Asia Rides The Hallyu Wave By Premiering ‘The Show’ For The First Time In Southeast Asia

Live Simulcast From South Korea, Exclusively On MTV Asia
Catch Your Favourite K-Pop Stars Performing Hit Songs Every Week

Trends 01.23.19 | 01:58PM EST

Trolling gone viral with Jimin Pictures

A girl who goes by Milky, trolled her dad after he claims he wants a break with BTS and Jimin. So she decided to give him a surprised. While the dad was away on a business trip, she place Jimin Pictures everywhere in the house.

See Now: BTS: 41 Fun Facts You Must Know About The Most Successful Kpop Boy Band (Bangtan Sonyeondan)

Real Time Analytics