Kim Myung-soo appointed as promotional ambassador of anticorruption commission
Singer and actor Kim Myung-soo was appointed as the promotional ambassador of the Anti-Corruption and Civil Rights Commission (ACRC), his agency Management Leesang said on Thursday.
The agency reported that the actor received a letter of appointment and a replica of a special pass, called mapae, from ACRC Chairperson Jeon Hyun-heui on Monday. Mapae is a token that was carried by secret royal inspectors sent by the kings of the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910).
“I’m honored to be appointed as the promotional ambassador of the ACRC,” Kim said through his agency. “I’ll try to be a positive influence to help spread a transparent culture in our society.”
Kim is currently featuring as the role of Sung Yi-gyum, a secret royal inspector who investigates corruptive practices of public officers, in the KBS historical comedy “Royal Secret Agent.”
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