Korean Celebrities Involved in Gambling Scandal

Korean Celebrities Involved in Gambling Scandal

The country of South Korea really entertains the world with its entertainment industry, such as music and drama. Various new artists continue to emerge in the ginseng country. Despite the dominance of the entertainment industry in South Korea, gambling continues to thrive.

Gambling does have a long history in South Korea, ranging from very secret gambling venues to bans from the local government. Now gambling has grown to taruhan bola sbobet enter the online realm and is easily accessible. This convenience has led some of these Korean celebrities to be involved in gambling scandals:

Andy Shinhwa
Lee Sun-Ho or better known as Andy Lee is a rapper who is a member of Shinhwa, a boy band formed on March 24, 1998 and consists of 6 members.
Andy Lee was involved in an online gambling scandal in 2013. As a result, he had to deal with the police so that Andy had to cancel the event he was going to do with Shinhwa.

Other Shinhwa members had to apologize to the media for the behavior of their youngest member. The man who was born on June 11, 1984 was finally sentenced to 2 years in prison and released in 2015.

Tony Ahn
Tony Ahn is a singer who has worked in various boy bands. Initially he joined Highfive of Teenagers or HOT until it disbanded in 2001. Tony formed a new boy band called JTL with 2 other HOT members, namely Jang Woo-hyuk and Lee Jae-won.
The singer who was born June 7, 1978 was arrested by the police for an online gambling scandal. Tony’s management did not want to comment on the case involving him.

In the end, Tony Ahn was found guilty and sentenced to 1 year in prison so that he could not attend various events until 2015.

Lee Soo-geun
Unlike the two previous lists who are singers, Lee Soo-geun is a comedian for various television shows in South Korea. Lee Soo-geun is under the auspices of SM Culture & Contents.
The man who played on a variety show titled Knowing Brother was the first artist known to be involved in an online gambling case . When he was caught playing online gambling, the management immediately said that Lee Soo-geun would no longer be present at the event he was hosting.

The comedian who was born on February 10, 1975 is known to gamble from 2008 to 2011 and spent 370 million Won.

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