Psy to appear in Korea tourism TV commercial

World sensation Psy will star in a public TV commercial for promoting Korea as an attractive tourist destination.

According to YG Entertainment, the global star has been appointed as a PR ambassador for Korea Tourism Organization and recently shot a series of TV commercials to lure more foreign tourists to the country.

PSY is said to have put his own sense of humor in the promotional video which introduces Korean dishes and tourist spots. The six-episode commercials are slated to hit the airwaves in 70 countries from early May.