tvN’s “Hometown” can be eradicating its author from its official credit.
On September 28, after it got here to mild that “Hometown” author Joo Jin was truly director Cho Hyun Hoon utilizing a pen title, manufacturing firm Studio Dragon introduced that they might take away his title from the drama’s credit.
In 2018, Cho Hyun Hoon apologized after admitting to sexually harassing a feminine director at a movie competition afterparty again in 2013. The director, who is thought for his 2016 movie “Jane,” additionally introduced on the time that he could be halting all actions and work with a purpose to replicate.
Responding to the information of the “Hometown” author’s true id, a spokesperson for Studio Dragon said, “It was right before we began filming that we became aware of the controversy related to writer Joo Jin.”
“When we produce projects in the future, we will be more careful in our checks in order to prevent this kind of thing from happening,” they continued. “Right now, we are in the final stages of filming, so the script has already been completed. Although it is a feeble measure, we plan to remove writer Joo Jin’s name from the credits.”
Meanwhile, Cho Hyun Hoon launched the next assertion in response to the information:
This is Cho Hyun Hoon.
Although I really feel a bit cautious, I’d wish to share my place concerning the information report from yesterday.
It’s true that I’m the author who’s utilizing the pen title Joo Jin, and it’s additionally true that I’m the one that dedicated a wrongdoing that I shouldn’t have towards one in every of my colleagues within the movie business in 2013.
I’m really sorry to those that suffered due to my mistake, my colleagues within the movie business, and the viewers, forged, and crew of the drama that’s presently airing.
Both then and now, I by no means had any intention of denying or hiding that incident, and that mindset has not modified. Even now, I proceed to repeatedly suppose again and replicate on that incident.
I’ll do something I can to assist those that have been damage by my actions. I cannot neglect my wrongdoing, and I’ll stay my life deeply repenting.
“Hometown” is a brand new thriller thriller starring Yoo Jae Myung as a detective investigating a sequence of murders, Han Ye Ri as a girl trying to find her kidnapped niece, and Um Tae Goo as an evil terrorist who’s Han Ye Ri’s brother. The drama started airing on tvN final week.
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