Korean boy group Super Junior’s member Lee Teuk, currently in the military, has won an award as an musical actor.
Lee Teuk won the prize for best new musical actor at “The 7th Daegu International Musical Festival” (DIMF) which was held on Monday, announced his agency SM Entertainment through their official Facebook page.
He won the award for his role in military musical “The Promise,” created by the Korean Ministry of National Defense.
During the awards ceremony, the entire cast of “The Promise” performed ”At the End of This War“ (translated title), a musical score to their production.
The story of the musical centers on seven isolated comrades at the start of the Korean War. They escape from the enemy’s position by one of them sacrificing himself to lure the enemy and the remaining six look at the horrible scenes of war dream for a better future.
Along with Lee Teuk, actor Kim Moo-yeol and actor Ji Hyun-woo, also in the military to fulfill the two-year mandatory duty required of all Korean men, took to the stage for the musical as well.
Lee Teuk, originally the leader of Super Junior, entered the military last October.
source : tenasia