Popular actor Lee Dong Gun, age 29, headed off to military training today. He surprised many fans because he announced the date of his leave on short notice. He apologized and explained that he did so because he didn’t want his fans to go through the trouble of coming far away just to say goodbye to him. With the exception of his family, he only revealed his leave to the public yesterday.

Lee Dong Gun is most known for his roles in “Lovers in Paris” and “My Boyfriend is Type B.” It will be two years until we see him again, but we hope he will return healthier and ready to take on new roles. Until then, Lee Dong Gun fighting!