THE Netflix series Extraordinary Lawyer Woo, about a captivating lawyer on the autism spectrum, who was an instant hit. It catapulted its two protagonists Park Eun-bin and Kang Tae Oh to international stardom.
However, it looks like Kang will have to take a break from acting, as he’ll join a military training center to serve nationally.
On September 19, a day before officially joining the army, Kang greeted his fans and thanked them for their love. He also shared a photo of his recent military-ready haircut on his Instagram of him.
In the caption he wrote: “I thank everyone for the support and abundant love. I will come back bravely. Soon.”
Kang’s next step will be to receive basic military training for four weeks. Thereafter, he would serve as an active duty soldier for 18 months.
Kang’s service is expected to be completed and he is expected to be discharged on March 19, 2024.