Ji-yeon is caught in a stripping controversy?Posted: October 6, 2010
The idol star is currently under fire.
T-ara’s Ji-yeon is the latest suspect in an online controversy. Netizens found a 35 minute video clip of a young girl, who resembles Ji-yeon, stripping in an online chat. The girl not only supposedly stripped,but she was reported to have participated in crude chatting. People online claimed the video is Ji-yeon and it was recorded during her pre-debut days. The netizens also confirmed they have the still photos to prove it is the T-ara member.
Below is what Ji-yeon’s agency,Core Contents Media, stated about the matter:
The female in the video is not Ji-yeon.Our company has watched and analyzed the video, and even asked Ji-yeon whether it was her or not. We came to the conclusion that it is just a female that happens to look like Ji-yeon.We will be further discussing the video through a meeting and consider legal action”
The following is what her parents disclosed to her company:
“Ji-yeon is only a high school student, but she has already been gravely scarred and crying heavily because of this issue. They are wishing for legal actions to be taken against the reporters and media who are criticizing Ji-yeon because of pictures that have not even been confirmed, and they wish for this to not happen again.”
What do you think about this new scandal? Are netizens taking this too far?