On December 7, his agency Tree J Company confirmed the news.
Choi Moon-soon, the governor of Gangwon-do said, "Actor Jang has played a key role in bridging cultures in Korea, China, Japan, and many parts of Asia. So we have high expectations from him."
Jang Keun Suk also promised to buy 2,018 tickets to watch the Winter Olympics game with his 2,018 fans.
Appointment ceremony for Honorary Ambassador is set to be held on December 8, in the provincial office of Gangwon-do.
(Credit= SBS funE, 'AsiaPrinceJKS0804' Facebook)