Uee Confirms Departure From After School Pledis Entertainment

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UEE confirms departure from After School + Pledis Entertainment
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UEE confirms departure from After School + Pledis Entertainment

Pledis Entertainment confirmed on May 31 that UEE will be graduating from After School, as well as leaving the company to seek out a new label. 

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According to the label, "UEE will be leaving After School since her contract has ended. We will cheer each other on in our future endeavors. This does not mark the disbandment of After School."

UEE debuted as a member of After School in 2009. She took to her official fan cafe after the news broke out to address fans, writing, 

We Won't See UEE In After School Any Longer, Contract With Pledis Entertainment Ends
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We Won't See UEE In After School Any Longer, Contract With Pledis Entertainment Ends

UEE has decided not to renew her exclusive contract with Pledis Entertainment and announced that she will be graduating from "After School" with the end of her contract. In a handwritten letter, she expressed her deepest feelings about her upcoming departure with her fans.

According to a report by Soompi, UEE expressed thankfulness for the eight years that she has spent with her fellow members of "After School" and said that during this time, they have all grown up and evolved in the industry. She said that at first, it seemed that the thought of "graduating" from the group seemed like a faraway thought, but before she knew it, her turn has arrived.

Pledis Entertainment confirms NU'EST comeback for the second half of the year
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Pledis Entertainment confirms NU'EST comeback for the second half of the year

NU'EST is coming back soon.

Pledis Entertainment confirmed, "A lot of fans are wanting NU'EST to promote after Kang Dong Ho, Kim Jong Hyun, and Choi Min Ki disappointingly missed the Wanna One cut off. We are preparing a comeback for the later half of the year as a 4-member group with Aron." Minhyun, as a member of Wanna One, is not allowed to have double promotions with another group.

SEE ALSO: NU'EST songs shoot back up on music charts following the end of 'Produce 101'

They also added, "We know that even the media wants NU'EST to promote. It all happened over the weekend, so we're still dumbfounded. We will be calling the members in today and start talking about their comeback."

Lee Min Ho's Agency, MYM Entertainment, Confirms Actors Enlistment Date This May
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Lee Min Ho's Agency, MYM Entertainment, Confirms Actors Enlistment Date This May

"The Legend of the Blue Sea" actor Lee Min Ho is officially enlisting in the military this May. This was confirmed by the actor's agency MYM Entertainment on Tuesday, April 18.

Rumors of Lee Min Ho enlisting in the military this May have been going around recently. The rumors stated that the actor will be serving as social worker in Seoul's Gangnam district.

The rumors were however proven to be true by the actor's agency, MYM Entertainment, in their statement released on April 18. The agency also confirmed the actor's exact enlistment date.

YG Entertainment confirms Lee Sung Kyung and Nam Joo Hyuk are dating
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YG Entertainment confirms Lee Sung Kyung and Nam Joo Hyuk are dating

YG Entertainment has confirmed that Lee Sung Kyung and Nam Joo Hyuk (Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo Couple) are officially dating and are in a relationship.

Lee Sung Kyung and Nam Joo Hyuk are the latest power-couple to go public with their relationship, after rumors first emerged weeks ago. The rumors were fueled by Lee Sung Kyung’s photo on Instagram at Coldplay’s concert in Seoul, which appeared to show Nam Joo Hyuk blurred in the background.

Since news was first released, YG Entertainment has now confirmed that the rumors are true and they are in fact dating.