Lee Dong Wook, the star actor has been appointed as a promotional ambassador of “Gangwon Tourism” and “PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games”
Seoul, Korea – On 12 Jan at Seoul Press Center, Lee Dong Wook, the star actor has been appointed as a promotional ambassador of “Gangwon Tourism” and “PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games” by Gangwon Province with a mission to promote PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Korea and abroad.
Lee Dong Wook made a special bond with Gangwon Province as he starred in famous K-dramas as “Hotel King (2014, MBC)” and “Guardian, the lonely and great God (2017, tvN)” that filmed in Gangwon Province. He has shown a great cooperation in promoting diverse tourism activities for Gangwon province and the Pyeongchang 2018 and Paralympic Games as a promotional ambassador.
Famous for his role of Grim Reaper in the hottest drama in 2016, “Guardian, the lonely and great God”, he created the sudden boom of “Jeonseungi (Korean name for Grim Reaper) syndrome” and is loved by many fans of Korea and other Asian countries as one of the top Hallyu celebrities.
Mr. Jeong Man Ho, the Deputy Governor of Economy in Gangwon Province stated, “We would like to thank Lee Dong Wook for becoming the ambassador of PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games actively and we have a high expectation on him to help us to promote Gangwon Province and boom up upcoming PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.”.
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