On March 13th Make Us Entertainment announced they were terminating their contract with Jung Joon-young. The decision follows revelations that Jung Joon-young was involved with taking clandestine sexual videos at Seungri's club, Burning Sun.
Make Us Entertainment was explicit in citing this as the reason why the contract was terminating. Jung Joon-young had contacted them that morning and admitted that there was substance to the accusations. Jasa Label and Label M have also terminated their contracts with Jung Joon-young.
In a statement, Make Us Entertainment urged full cooperation with the investigation. Jung Joon-young has been summoned to the prosecutor's office to give testimony. He is scheduled to appear there on March 14th.
Written by William Schwartz
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