Get well soon! Actor Choi Jin Hyuk is currently recovering from a secret surgery to a knee injury sustained during his mandatory army service.
A spokesperson from the 29-year-old actor’s agency Red Brick House confirmed on June 16, “Choi Jin Hyuk suffered a knee injury during training, and has been admitted to hospital for treatment.”
The spokesperson revealed that Choi entered into military service in March with an already poor knee condition and that it worsened during his training.
“Upon examination, his knee condition was worse than expected so he underwent surgery last week,” the spokesman for the Pride and Prejudice star added.
“Fortunately, it was not a major injury and he is focusing on recovering.”
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Local reports in Korea suggest that the screen star suffered the injury to his knee while after completing five weeks of basic training since his enlistment on March 31.
There’s no current indication as to how long his recovery is expected to take.