A second Okay-pop star has dramatically stop the music enterprise, in a rising business intercourse scandal.
Jung Joon-young, 30, admitted to secretly filming himself having intercourse with girls and sharing the footage.
“I admit to all my crimes,” mentioned Jung in a press release. He additionally promised to drop all his TV and music work.
It comes a day after celebrity Seungri from the group Large Bang stop the business after he was charged with intercourse bribery.
Jung, who’s accused of taping 10 or extra girls, is because of be questioned by Seoul Metropolitan Police on Thursday.
“I filmed girls with out their consent and shared it in a chatroom, and whereas I used to be doing so I did not really feel an excellent sense of guilt,” mentioned Jung within the assertion launched late on Tuesday.
It got here after South Korean broadcaster SBS reported allegations that he had filmed his personal intercourse movies with out his companions’ permission, and shared them with buddies in a cell chat group throughout 2015-16.
He apologised to the followers he had “outraged”, and to the ladies whose privateness he violated.
“All through the remainder of my life, I’ll repent on my immoral and unlawful acts that represent crimes,” he mentioned.
“I’ll faithfully cooperate with an investigation by police that may begin on Thursday and I’ll readily settle for no matter punishment is in retailer for me.”
This isn’t the primary time Jung has been accused of filming a sexual encounter with out consent. An ex-girlfriend made an allegation in opposition to him in 2016, however finally withdrew it. The singer claimed she had agreed to the filming.
How did the movies come to gentle?
The case in opposition to Jung was found throughout a separate police investigation into Okay-pop celebrity Seungri – who was reportedly a member of Jung’s group chat.
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Seungri, whose boyband Large Bang have offered greater than 140 million information, has been charged with supplying prostitutes to potential enterprise buyers – and police reportedly discovered Jung’s movies whereas investigating that case.
Seungri, 28, retired from the leisure business on Monday and promised to co-operate with police. He denies procuring intercourse staff.