Previously, Chinese actor Yu Xiaoguang (generally identified in Korean media websites as Woo Hyo Kwang) made headlines for his infidelity rumors, as paparazzi images of one other lady on his lap unfold like wildfire. And whereas his Korean company BH Entertainment shared an official assertion denying the accusations, he has been met with intense scrutiny — from each Chinese and Korean netizens.
The purpose for the heavy backlash is because of the truth that Choo Ja Hyun is a well-respected actress in each international locations. She made her Korean performing debut again in 1996, however regardless of being energetic within the Korean leisure business for a lot of a long time, Choo Ja Hyun was by no means capable of turn into a high tier A-list actress. This led to her enterprise into the Chinese market, the place could be forged as the feminine lead roles in quite a few totally different productions. However, it was her position within the 2011 Chinese melodrama The Temptation to Go Home that catapulted her into in a single day stardom in Mainland China.
Following her function within the sequence, Choo Ja Hyun immediately turned some of the widespread Korean stars in China, amassing the love of the complete nation. Ever since, the actress uprooted her life from South Korea to China to concentrate on her Chinese performing profession.
On the flip facet, we now have Woo Hyo Kwang who’s a Chinese composer and actor from Mainland China. He has been performing since 1995 and has additionally landed quite a few roles in numerous productions. However, in contrast to Choo Ja Hyun, the actor has nearly at all times been forged in smaller supporting roles. Chinese netizens credit score his latest recognition resulting from his 2017 marriage to Choo Ja Hyun and their look on SBS‘s Same Bed, Different Dreams 2, the place he was capable of create a “loyal husband” picture for himself.
The distinction between the 2 stars’ stardom statuses have turn into the principle scrutiny level in Woo Hyo Kwang’s infidelity rumors, as netizens name out his “audacity” to cheat on Choo Ja Hyun. To simplify the messy scenario, a Korean netizen outlined the entire the explanation why each Korean and Chinese netizens have turned their backs on the Woo Hyo Kwang.
He’s a supporting position in morning sequence.
He’s low class at greatest.
Choo Ja Hyun is extra well-known.
In China, Choo Ja Hyun is the main position in miniseries whereas Woo Hyo Kwang is low class.
It’s laborious to see Woo Hyo Kwang whilst a supporting position in well-known dramas.
After Choo Ja Hyun started relationship and it turned an enormous deal in China, the paparazzi have been tailing Woo Hyo Kwang.
Even in Chinese media, the headlines are at all times ‘Choo Ja Hyun’s Husband Woo Hyo Kwang.’
Choo Ja Hyun paid ₩6.00 billion KRW (about $5.24 million USD) for his or her home in Hannam The Hill (South Korea’s costliest neighborhood) and that’s the place they stay.
Even in China, they stay in an condominium that solely the highest tier folks stay in due to Choo Ja Hyun.
Woo Hyo Kwang is simply mooching off and dwelling there.
— Korean netizen
Thousands of Chinese netizens additionally poured out their help for Choo Ja Hyun, as they started to curse Woo Hyo Kwang within the midst of his dishonest allegations on Weibo (Chinese social media.)
I’m Chinese. I simply need to say this isn’t a cultural distinction, however he 100% cheated. Even in China, the b*stard is being cursed incessantly. Why did he say it was a cousin….? He was doing so properly preserving his picture in Korea…who takes their grownup cousin and locations her on their lap? Is that comfy for you? Honestly, Choo Ja Hyun unnie is extra well-known in China than he’s.
— Chinese netizen
- “Unnie I’m Chinese, but we will always be your biggest supporters. Everyone is fond of you here in China and so we will support you no matter what! While we may be hidden, we will all silently support you!”
- “Unnie, even if you get divorced, please be happy. Even if you don’t leave, you must always take care of yourself ❤️.”
- “Even if you get divorced, Woo Hyo Kwang is not the only man out there. They always promise you so many things when you get married, but you don’t realize that it’s gibberish until you experience the reality. No matter what promises he makes, it’s always a lie. Don’t ever trust any man, even in the future. They don’t have anything good to offer.”
Showing their unification, Korean netizens additionally chimed in with their ruthless feedback focusing on Woo Hyo Kwang.
- “I will never understand the b*stards who cheat. If you’re going to date someone else, why don’t you just end your previous relationship and meet.”
- “Hul, Choo Ja Hyun went through so many hardships in Korea so I wondered if she would have her ‘happy ever after’ in China, but I guess not.”
- “If there’s no room to sit, you don’t sit on someone’s lap. China also has taxis…if you were worried because she was a girl, you could’ve have waited for a taxi with her or give up your seat in the van and take a taxi yourself.”
- “Wow, I want to curse all the words.”
- “F*ck. Seriously, if you’re going to try to justify, use something that makes sense. It doesn’t make sense that you said there was no room in the car so she sat on your lap. Also, the way your hand moved, this wasn’t your first time doing it.”
- “I recently watched ‘The Game Caterers’ and they went to Choo Ja Hyun’s label to play some games. Choo Ja Hyun was bragging about her husband so I never saw this coming.”
- “As I thought, the image we see on television cannot be trusted.”
While BH Entertainment launched an official assertion, Choo Ja Hyun and Woo Hyo Kwang haven’t but personally addressed the rising controversy.