‘The Legend of the Blue Sea’ Actor Lee Min Ho Confirms Military Enlistment in March or April; Actor Praised for being Humble

Lee Min Ho

After completing his successful drama with Jun Ji Hyun titled “The Legend of the Blue Sea,” actor Lee Min Ho is confirmed to be enlisting to the army this March or April.

In a report, an insider source said that he will be holding his last official activities such as fan meeting on February before heading to the army.

"No specific date has been settled yet. We are currently waiting for notification from the MMA. As soon as the official date is given he will be entering his military service. He is currently preparing for his fan meeting,” the source revealed as per All Kpop.

The fan meeting will be held on February 18 and 19 at the Kyung Hee University. The tickets of the said fan meeting went on sale on January 17 and around 6,000 tickets were sold out in just few minutes. This has made Lee Min Ho’s position rock-solid in the Hallyu industry.

Meanwhile, Jin Hyuk, the director of SBS’ “The Legend of the Blue Sea” revealed his working experience with the actor. He reportedly gave praises on the lead actor and shared how he is one of the most hardworking actors.

"He's always humble and serious about acting. I expect he must have been really tired during the last half of filming, but he was the one who treated the staff to the most meals and coffee. I think it was very sweet of him,” the director said.

Jin Hyuk was also the director of Lee Min Ho’s action drama with Park Min Young titled “City Hunter” in 2011. He revealed that the actor has not changed being hardworking, saying,"I would say he has grown from a star to a real actor, considering the way he would give it his all despite the cold weather and would carefully monitor his acting. I'm really thankful that he helped me out with the production."

Currently, the 29-year-old actor Lee Min Ho is busy preparing for his upcoming fan meeting which is reported to be showcasing another side of him.