Cast And Crew Of Drama Starring Kim Dong Jun File Complaint For Not Being Paid

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Cast And Crew Of Drama Starring Kim Dong Jun File Complaint For Not Being Paid
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Cast And Crew Of Drama Starring Kim Dong Jun File Complaint For Not Being Paid

On September 12, it was revealed that about 40 cast and crew members of drama Happy Captive submitted a petition to the Ministry of Employment and Labor for not being compensated.

Cast and crew that havent been paid include everyone from extras who were to be paid around 100,000 won (approximately $87) to Kim Dong Jun and the director, as well.

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One source commented, For the past year, CEO Han of the production company UCR has been unable to be contacted or pushed the payments saying things like, The rights for the drama will be sold soon. The actors and staff have reached the point where they can no longer tolerate it.

Cast and crew of 'Happy Hostage' starring Dongjun file complaint due to lack of payment
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Cast and crew of 'Happy Hostage' starring Dongjun file complaint due to lack of payment

The cast and crew of the drama 'Happy Hostage' starring Dongjun have filmed a complaint with the Ministry of Employment and Labor due to lack of payment.

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Around 40 cast and crew, including lead actor Dongjun and the series' director, have not been compensated for their work. According to reports on September 12, CEO Han of the production company UCR has ignored requests for payment or delayed payment.

2PMs Junho Says Cast And Crew Of His Upcoming Drama Are Like Family
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2PMs Junho Says Cast And Crew Of His Upcoming Drama Are Like Family

2PM member Junho hosted a Naver V Live broadcast for his fans on September 11, titled Junhos Paint On Canvas,' where he talked about his solo debut album and upcoming drama.

Last month, it was confirmed that Junho would star in his first lead role in JTBCs Just in Love (literal title). Junho said hes currently working hard filming the drama and that it might air in December. He also talked about how familial camaraderie between everyone working on the drama has been growing. Junho said, The relationship between the crew is great. We had a pep rally and went to an MT. (MT stands for membership training where people who join a new club or organization get to know each other by playing games and take time to bond.)

Hyungsik and Jang Dong Gun cast in the Korean remake of American drama 'Suits'!
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Hyungsik and Jang Dong Gun cast in the Korean remake of American drama 'Suits'!

KBS2 will be doing a Korean remake of the American drama series, 'Suits'!

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The original series tells the story of a lawyer who hires a university drop-out as his partner, and the various cases they take on while hiding the fact that the lawyer's new partner is not a certified lawyer. Hyungsik and Jang Dong Gun have been cast as the two male leads. This will be Jang Dong Gun's return to the small screen in approximately 5 years.

Man To Man Cast And Crew Talk About Burdens That Come With Following Strong Woman Do Bong Soon
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Man To Man Cast And Crew Talk About Burdens That Come With Following Strong Woman Do Bong Soon

The press conference for upcoming JTBC drama Man to Man took place on April 18 and the cast and crew of the drama talked about following in the footsteps of JTBCs popular drama, Strong Woman Do Bong Soon, which recently came to an end with impressive ratings.

Strong Woman Do Bong Soon consistently had strong ratings throughout its entire run and rewrote JTBC history by becoming the networks most watched drama of all time. The drama almost broke the 10% mark and has become the pride and joy of JTBC, as the network has previously always been pushed into second place by tvN in the Friday-Saturday time slot.