Keyword: Andy Shinhwa Scandal
Shinhwa showed how 15 years together has created a loyal bond between the six members. Through their variety show, “Shinhwa Broadcast,” the group released an official apology in regards to fellow member Andy’s recent scandal.
On December 8’s episode of JTBC’s “Shinhwa Broadcast,” four members of Shinhwa made an official apology in regards to Andy’s illegal gambling. Although Andy was not present, Shinhwa’s members Eric, Lee Min Woo, Shin Hye Sung, and Jun Jin bowed 90 degrees before the camera, apologizing as a group. Other member Kim Dong Wan had decided not to film for the new season of “Shinhwa Broadcast” due to his busy schedule, and thus was also not present.
Leader Eric expressed, “We want to sincerely apologize to everyone who became worried after the incident with one of our members
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On November 14, the Seoul Central District Prosecution Office revealed the results of an ongoing investigation regarding several celebrities and illegal gambling activity.
Shinhwa member Andy as well as Yang Sae Hyung and entertainer Boom have all been indicted on the matter.
The prosecutors reportedly discovered Andy had gambled an estimated 40 million won (approximately $37,000) while Boom and Yang are thought to have gambled 30 million won ($28,000) and 20 million won ($19,000), respectively.
The investigation also looked into Tony Ahn, Lee Soo Geun, and Tak Jae Hoon, who are all said to have participated in illegal gambling activities, although the three stars have yet to be indicted
Shinhwa’s Andy who was recently involved in illegal gambling scandal, announced to be taking a break from all activities including ‘Shinhwa Broadcast’.
On November 14, T.O.P Media released a statement on Andy’s homepage, “We extend our apology to everyone who support Andy through this shameful event. Andy reflects deeply on his actions. He will be suspending all his activities and take time for self-reflection. He has already informed the staff of the programs that he is appearing in.”
Andy was recently indicted on charges of illegal gambling, along with other celebrities like Boom, Lee Soo Geun, Tak Jae Hoon and Tony An.
TEEN TOP Niel Speaks of Scandal With JYP’s Girl ‘S’, “I Was Shocked, There Were Many Misunderstandings”
TEEN TOP, NielTEEN TOP Niel Speaks of Scandal With JYP's Girl 'S', "I Was Shocked, There Were Many Misunderstandings"
TEEN TOP's member Niel revealed the hardship he faced due to scandals with girl "S" of JYP.
Niel and his mom came out in KBS 2TV "Mama Mia" aired today.
The scandal of girl S of JYP Entertainment and Niel had started when TEEN TOP's agency CEO Shinhwa's Andy came out in MBC "Radio Star" and revealed that girl group member S of JYP Entertainment had hit on Niel.
About this, Niel's mother said, "He was having a hard time. He was sad because someone was harmed because of him and there was nothing he could do." Niel said, "I think it was shocking and there were many misunderstandings because it was my first scandal."
Niel's mother also said, "There was nothing I could say to him
On the recent episode of KBS’s “Happy Sunday – Mamma Mia,” which was aired on May 26, Teen Top’s Niel and his mother appeared as special guests.
During the show Niel’s mother mentioned Niel’s recent scandal. On MBC’s “Radio Star” on May 8, Shinhwa’s Andy revealed that a girl group member “S” from JYP Entertainment has showed interest in Niel romantically.
Niel’s mother said, “(Niel) had a hard time. Unintentionally, he has hurt some people, and there was nothing he could say at the time to help. He was depressed.”
Niel stated, “This was my first (scandal), and so I didn’t know what to do. There were a lot of things people misunderstood.”
Niel’s mother added, “I felt helpless, and there was nothing I could say