Song Joong Ki expressed admiration for Song Hye Kyo's strong patriotism.
The new film 'Battleship Island'starring Song Joong Ki, So Ji Sub, Hwang Jung Min, and Lee Jung Hyundepicts Koreans' fight for freedom during the Japanese colonial era.
SEE ALSO: Why did Song Hye Kyo reject model offer from 'Mitsubishi'?
At the press conference for the film on July 19, Song Joong Ki mentioned Song Hye Kyo's pastrejection of a 'Mitsubishi' modelingoffer.
In April of 2016, it was revealed that Song Hye Kyorejected an offerfor 'Mitsubishi' as theJapanese brand was involved in lawsuits over the alleged use of forced labor during the Japanese colonial era.