Ji Soo Joins Cast Of Bad Guys 2 Kang Ha Neul Withdraws Due To His Upcoming Military Enlistment

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Ji Soo joins cast of 'Bad Guys 2' + Kang Ha Neul withdraws due to his upcoming military enlistment
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Ji Soo joins cast of 'Bad Guys 2' + Kang Ha Neul withdraws due to his upcoming military enlistment

Upcoming OCN drama 'Bad Guys 2' has confirmed the addition of actor Ji Soo to its cast, to replace actor Uhm Tae Goo, who had to leave the production due to an injury.

SEE ALSO: Actor Kang Ha Neul to start military service later this year

Ji Soo will be working alongside veteran actorsPark Joong Hoon, Joo Jin Mo. In addition, actor Kang Ha Neul, who had previously been confirmed for the drama, has announced his withdrawal from the production. It's been revealed that Kang Ha Neul's reason for withdrawing from the cast is due to his upcoming military enlistment.

Kang Ha Neuls Enlistment Date Confirmed + Leaving Cast Of Upcoming Drama
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Kang Ha Neuls Enlistment Date Confirmed + Leaving Cast Of Upcoming Drama

Kang Ha Neuls enlistment date has been confirmed.

His agency recently revealed that he applied and was accepted to enter as a military police officer of the Republic of Korea Capital Defense Command, and now it has been confirmed that he will enlist on September 11.

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He will be serving as motorcycle military police in charge of guarding important personnel as a security escort. This position uses document screening, interviews, and physical evaluation to select out of those eligible for active service with the necessary physical and license requirements.

Kang Ha Neul Clarifies Why He Left The Cast Of Bad Guys 2
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Kang Ha Neul Clarifies Why He Left The Cast Of Bad Guys 2

In a recent interview, Kang Ha Neul spoke about his upccoming enlistment and also clarified the reason why he left the cast of the second season of the OCN drama “Bad Guys.

He explained, Theres a bit of a misunderstanding. When I was cast for the drama, the shoots were to be finished by September 1. It had to be done before enlistment. They said that the shoots would be over before September, and thats why I agreed to the drama.

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Kang Ha Neul Says Goodbye For Now, Expresses Excitement For Military Enlistment
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Kang Ha Neul Says Goodbye For Now, Expresses Excitement For Military Enlistment

Actor Kang Ha Neul is enlisting in the military today, September 11, to begin his 21-month mandatory service.

Kang Ha Neul made one last post on his Instagram, looking back on his 20s, bidding farewell, and expressing excitement for the two years to come, with photos of his new military cut given to him in a special ceremony of sorts by his close friends.

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Here is Kang Ha Neul’s full message:

“When I was a college freshman, I met these friends. And when I was starting to become an old man in college, I met some young friends, too. Now Ive known them for about 8 to 10 years.

AOA's Mina joins cast of upcoming medical drama 'Hospital Ship'!
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AOA's Mina joins cast of upcoming medical drama 'Hospital Ship'!

AOA member Mina has been added to the cast of MBC's upcoming medical drama 'Hospital Ship' (working title)!

According to a broadcast affiliate on June 15, Mina was recently confirmed to appear in the drama. The idol singer will be playing the role of a warm-hearted nurse, passionate about taking care of her patients.

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'Hospital Ship' is an adolescent drama which takes place on a small island, where young medical professionals go around treating patients. Actress Ha Ji Won and CNBLUE's Minhyuk will also be starring in the drama, leading to much anticipation. It's set to air after 'Monarch - Owner of the Mask'.