Some Korean celebrities have run into main scandals, the place their careers took a large hit because of the backlash they acquired. Here are a couple of Korean actors who had been virtually compelled to enter hiatus as a result of getting concerned in a giant scandal.
1. Oh Hyun Kyung
Oh Hyun Kyung’s profession got here to a surprising halt in 1998 when a video of her having sexual activity along with her boyfriend was leaked on-line. While there was proof that the video was filmed with out her consent, and was utilized by her boyfriend with malicious intent, most of the people nonetheless harshly criticized Oh Hyun Kyung for the video. Oh Hyun Kyung was compelled to stop appearing and even moved out of South Korea for a few years. She made her appearing comeback in 2007, which was almost 10 years after the scandal broke out. Her return was a hit, and she or he was in a position to regain her fame as an actress.
2. Han Ye Seul
Han Ye Seul was a solid member on the K-Drama Spy Myung-Wol. Han Ye Seul then made headlines when she didn’t present up for filming and left to the United States. It was revealed that Han Ye Seul did this due to the cruel working situations that the producers made her work in. She finally returned to South Korea to conclude filming however was harshly criticized for her actions. After Spy Myung-Wol concluded, Han Ye Seul took a three-year hiatus from appearing as a result of all the general public backlash.
3. Kim Hyun Joong
In 2014, Kim Hyun Joong was charged for hitting and injuring his ex-girlfriend. Although a lot of the points together with his ex-girlfriend had been settled, his picture was nonetheless tarnished enormously. He made his appearing return in 2018 within the K-Drama When Time Stops. However, many netizens were not happy about him making his return. While this scandal didn’t essentially pressure Kim Hyun Joong to enter a hiatus, it modified his picture among the many common public and affected his appearing profession fairly a bit.
4. Han Ji Sun
In 2019, it was revealed that Han Ji Sun had bodily assaulted a taxi driver. While she tried to apologize to the taxi driver, her picture was tarnished enormously as a result of this scandal. She finally needed to step down from her function in The Secret Life of My Secretary. It’s been over three years since this incident occurred, and Han Ji Sun nonetheless hasn’t had any tv appearances.
5. Lee Kyung Young
Lee Kyung Young was found guilty of underage prostitution in 2002. He manipulated and exploited underage aspiring actresses into having intercourse in change for roles in appearing tasks. He was sentenced to 10 months in jail for his actions. He was additionally banned from all Korean broadcast channels till MBC dropped its ban in 2014.