They additionally denied Lee Sun Hee’s involvement.
Actor Lee Seung Gi has been in a feud together with his company, HOOK Entertainment, over the previous few days. It was revealed that he had not been paid for his musical actions as a singer since his first release 18 years in the past. The unfair funds and shady dealings with Park Min Young‘s infamous ex-boyfriend led to Lee Seung Gi requesting the accounts from the company. On November 23, Dispatch released a disturbing audio recording allegedly of HOOK Entertainment CEO Kwon Jin Young, in which she threatens to spend the rest of her life trying to “Kill Lee Seung Gi.”
In response to all these plentiful accusations, HOOK Entertainment has released a new official statement to counter the claims.
Hello. This is HOOK Entertainment.
Firstly, in light of having shown our bad sides to everyone due to the continuous bad press and our feud with Lee Seung Gi, we wish to say sorry and that we are too embarrassed to face everyone. In particular, we wish to say sorry to Lee Seung Gi, who is having a hard time due to this matter. We also bow our heads in apology to those who were hurt by the wrong words and actions of our CEO, Kwon Jin Young.
Just as we have previously mentioned in articles, we are in the midst of attaining and organizing accurate materials to address the evidence from Lee Seung Gi’s authorized illustration. But it’s a pity that unconfirmed claims are going round within the media.
At the time limit the place our unique contract with Lee Seung Gi led to 2021 and we have been signing a renewal, each events checked the information of payouts, and we accomplished the monetary payout duties between us throughout that point. This was confirmed with Lee Seung Gi, and a written settlement was additionally made.
Despite this, as Lee Seung Gi introduced up a problem, HOOK Entertainment, along with professionals, is presently reviewing the payouts fastidiously to Lee Seung Gi, which whole a considerable quantity. In addition, just lately, a media outlet introduced the contractual clauses between our firm and Lee Seung Gi, together with the revenue cut up, and many others. They wrongly printed that we have now not issued funds, even as soon as, for digital music streams to Lee Seung Gi.
We plan to take duty for and proper any errors in our work as we manage them within the current. We are sorry that we have been unable to indicate optimistic sides of us when belief is crucial factor to keep up the connection between the artist and the corporate.
And on the subject of Lee Sun Hee, she has been an artist with us from the beginning, so we registered her identify as a director within the firm as a present of respect and gratitude. But from 2006 to 2021, Kwon Jin Young has been a shareholder of 100% of the corporate shares as a sole proprietor firm, and Lee Sun Hee doesn’t achieve any monetary earnings as a director. We won’t stay silent when our artists are being slandered or harm by associated hypothesis and taking sturdy authorized motion.
— HOOK Entertainment
Lee Seung Gi has not addressed the counter but.