Lee Jong Suks Agency Responds To Report Of Actor Receiving Draft Notice

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Lee Jong Suks Agency Responds To Report Of Actor Receiving Draft Notice
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Lee Jong Suks Agency Responds To Report Of Actor Receiving Draft Notice

Lee Jong Suks agency has responded to reports regarding the actors draft notice.

On July 28, YG Entertainment released an official report, saying, Its true that Lee Jong Suk has received his draft notice, but there has not yet been a final decision regarding the matter.

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They continued, saying, Lee Jong Suk feels responsible for his film VIP, which is set to premiere in August, as well as his upcoming drama While You Were Sleeping. He will be trying his best [to participate] in each projects promotional schedule.

YG Denies Reports That Lee Jong Suk Turned Down New Action Film Due To Recent Draft Notice
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YG Denies Reports That Lee Jong Suk Turned Down New Action Film Due To Recent Draft Notice

YG Entertainment has released a statement to respond to reports that Lee Jong Suk had decided to turn down an offer to appear in the action film The Witch because he will be enlisting in the military.

The agency stated, Its true that Lee Jong Suk recently received his draft notice. However, he has not yet decided when his exact enlistment date will be.

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They went on to explain, Lee Jong Suks decision to not appear in The Witch is a completely separate issue from him receiving his draft notice. The choice to turn down the movie was made to respect the actors wishes to take a break.

Former Idol Group Member Arrested For Smuggling Drugs, His Former Agency Responds
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Former Idol Group Member Arrested For Smuggling Drugs, His Former Agency Responds

Former Underdog member Steelo (real name: Lee Dong Hae) has been arrested for smuggling drugs.

On April 26, a source from Underdogs former agency 2able Company stated, Underdogs contract as well as Steelos contract have been canceled.

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The former members of Underdog have already dispersed, so we do not know what is happening at the moment, the source continued.

Meanwhile, the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency investigated suspects who hid drugs in international mail or travel bags to sell them to entertainment businesses and employees in the Gangnam area. They were able to arrest 19 out of 101 suspects on April 26.

Former Idol Group Underdog Member Steelo Accused of Smuggling Drugs, His Former Agency Responds
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Former Idol Group Underdog Member Steelo Accused of Smuggling Drugs, His Former Agency Responds

This former idol group member was arrested for facilitating the smuggling of drugs into Korea.

The Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency had been investigating a large drug smuggling ring where suspects were hiding drugs in international mail or travel packets and having them sent to Korea, specifically Gangnam. UnderdogSteelo was one of 19 suspects out of a total of 101 who were arrested on April 26.

Steelo reportedly confirmed the allegations, saying that he was asked to participate in the drug smuggling and willing agreed to do so.

LABOUMs Agency Responds To Accusations Of Album Sales Manipulation
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LABOUMs Agency Responds To Accusations Of Album Sales Manipulation

On May 2, LABOUMs agency Global H Media released an official statement on accusations of album sales manipulation.

In the press release, the agency stated that the album sales of LABOUMs second mini album Miss This Kiss were not manipulated, and they are discussing taking legal action against those that spread the rumors.

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They continued on to reveal, In February, LABOUM signed a two-year contract as models of a franchise. The franchise has more than 500 locations in Korea and also has locations in Southeast Asia. The advertiser for the franchise purchased albums fairly through the distributor to use for promotional events at locations in both Korea and foreign countries.