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.
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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.
Song Joong Ki said, “I found out through the news. The first thing I thought after seeing the news was that I really wanted to applaudher. Ithink I would’ve done the same thing if I was given the offer.”
He added, “Now, she has become a person who I love and I really think she made a good decision.”
‘Battleship Island’ will open in theaters on July 26.
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