SM has expressed EXO D.O’s position on joining the military.
On May 30, D.O.’s agency SM Entertainment said that he will serve faithfully as an active-duty soldier after being notified by the Army of the enlistment date on July 1.
“D.O. expressed his desire to fulfill the duty of national defense as soon as possible, and after sufficient discussions with the members and the company, he decided to enlist,” they added.
Also, SM said, “The location and time of the enlistment are private and we will not proceed with any separate event as D.O. hopes to join the army quietly.“
Meanwhile, D.O. has also worked as not only an EXO’s member but also as an actor in many drama films including “It’s OK. It’s Love,” “100 Days My Prince” and the movie “Swing Kids.”