Actor Yoo Yeon Seok of Mr. Sunshine and The Interest of Love was involved in a groundless rumor involving an older security guard. But even though the OP (Original Poster) apologized and deleted the rumor, actor Yoo Yeon Seok agency vowed to continue the legal action they had processed against the accuser. Check out the following report about what happened to Yoo Yeon Seok.
MR. SUNSHINE and THE INTEREST OF LOVE Actor Yoo Yeon Seok Involved in Groundless Rumor
It has only been over a month after the intriguing finale of The Interest of Love and actor Yoo Yeon Seok has involved himself in an unexpected rumor.
The rumor stemmed from a post in an online community, accusing Mr. Sunshine actor Yoo Yeon Seok of having disrespected a security guard. However, the testimony proved to be only a groundless rumor and actor Yoo Yeon Seok agency planned to take legal action against the accuser.
The accuser then revised their post and apologized for their groundless rumor against Yoo Yeon Seok. Still, even after the apology, Mr. Sunshine and The Interest of Love actor Yoo Yeon Seok and his agency were determined to continue their legal actions.
Wikitree reported on March 22 that a rumor had been circulating on online communities regarding Mr. Sunshine and The Interest of Love actor Yoo Yeon Seok. According to the post in the online community, the actor had once disrespected their father who worked as a security guard in the actor’s apartment building at the time. As a result, the father quit his job in the same month and came to dislike the actor.
The post further told the story about what happened to Yoo Yeon Seok and their father around 6 to 7 years ago. At the time, their father was a fan of Yoo Yeon Seok because the actor looked healthy, sincere, and kind of TV.
However, one day their father went home with a sad look on his face. Unlike the usual routines where he would tell stories about celebrities he had encountered, he went straight to his room. And at the end of the month, he quit his job.
A year or two had passed and the father worked at another company. But then Mr. Sunshine and The Interest of Love actor Yoo Yeon Seok appeared on TV and he immediately changed the channel. When the OP asked whether he used to like him a lot, the father stated that the actor was a bad guy.
The father told the OP that Yoo Yeon Seok and his friends had humiliated him. So he quit his job out of shame and humiliation.
“Yoo Yeon Seok was stretching with his friends before a bike ride. My father tried to converse with him, pointing to the nearest bicycle and asking whether it belonged to the actor.
But Yoo Yeon Seok gave a distorted look and asked his friends if he would really ride a dirty old bicycle like that. Then, they all laughed at my father.
The actor waved his fingers twice to my father and asked his friends to ignore him. After that, they rode past him, still laughing at my father.
My father took pride of his job and gave his best effort to help the resident. But since he felt humiliated, he quit his job.”the OP (Original Poster).
MR. SUNSHINE and THE INTEREST OF LOVE Actor Yoo Yeon Seok Proved Innocent
The post immediately went viral on the internet and Yoo Yeon Seok’s agency investigated the rumor immediately. However, the post turned out to be a baseless rumor. Mr. Sunshine and The Interest of Love actor Yoo Yeon Seok was innocent.
Therefore, King Kong by Starship agency decided to release an official statement. They clarified all the false rumors and would file a legal complaint against the OP (original poster).
“After checking all the facts with the actor, we confirmed that the post was completely groundless. We would file a complaint against the poster for defamation and false information. So, we hired a lawyer and are preparing for strong legal action.”King Kong by Starship.
The OP Apologized for What Happened + Legal Action Would Still Continue
Following the agency’s clarification, the OP who started the rumor immediately revised their post and apologized.
“I apologized for writing the post. I did it out of jealousy and I just wanted to vent my anger and frustration.
Now that I looked back, my father might have not quit his job because of Yoo Yeon Seok. I didn’t know if things would get this big so I’m a little scared, to be honest.
I am sorry and I hope this does not escalate any further.”the OP.
Still, even after the OP apologized, Yoo Yeon Seok’s agency would still continue the legal action.
SpoTV news reported on the same day that although the OP had apologized and revised their statements, the agency would still continue the legal action without leniency.
“The post’s author had admitted to spreading false information. We are truly sorry about this situation.
However, we will still proceed with our criminal charges against the author for defamation without leniency. Thank you.”King Kong by Starship.
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