Actor Seo Yea-ji is to return to the small display screen in tvN’s new collection Eve with veteran actors Park Byung-eun, Yoo Sun and Lee Sang-yeop.
Taking the function of Lee Ra-el, the mastermind behind a ferocious revenge plan for her lifeless father, Seo, 31, can be again within the public eye for the primary time in virtually a yr. The actor went off the grid final yr as controversies surrounding her surfaced one after one other.
Seo was accused of allegedly checking staffers’ telephones often, threatening and abusing employees, blowing cigarette smoke in a employees member‘s face to scold the staff member, and ordering her ex-boyfriend, actor Kim Jung-hyun, to avoid any physical contact with his female co-star.
Despite the efforts of her agency Gold Medalist to deny the allegations, the controversies continued, and Seo skipped the press conference for her movie Recalled in April.
With the information of her return within the new drama collection, Seo apologised for the controversies final Sunday.
“I sincerely apologise for making a belated response in a written form. I spent time reflecting on myself after facing the countless messages and criticisms,” Gold Medalist’s official assertion quoted Seo as saying. She additionally stated she would strive to be extra cautious and behave extra maturely.
Though some are welcoming her small display screen comeback, many netizens are questioning the actor’s sincerity, claiming that the official assertion and Seo’s apology had been timed to be launched collectively with the beginning of the PR blitz for the brand new collection.
The 16-part collection Eve will air this yr, however a set launch date has but to be introduced.