Huayi Brothers Entertainment has terminated Kang Ji Hwan‘s exclusive contract in light of his sexual assault case.
On July 16th, the agency released a statement announcing the information.
Our company signed a contract with Kang Ji Hwan based on trust in May 2019 but our trust has been destroyed through an unexpected, dissappointing event. As a result, we realized that we can no longer continue our exclusive contract and have decided to terminate Kang Ji Hwan’s exclusive contract. We will do our best to prevent the recurrence of such events and for improvement through strict artist management. Once again, we deeply apologize for concerning many people.
ㅡ Huayi Brothers Entertainment
Meanwhile, Kang Ji Hwan has recently admitted to all of his charges and apologized to the victims through an official statement.