The highly anticipated drama ‘No Way Out’ has been hit by a lightning strike.
According to Star News’ exclusive coverage on the 20th of October, it has been reported that Lee Sun Kyun’s filming for his new drama ‘No Way Out’ might not proceed.
‘No Way Out’ started filming on the 16th, and Lee Sun Kyun’s scenes are scheduled to be filmed on the 21st and 22nd. However, with the news of Lee Sun Kyun being involved in drug allegations, he is reportedly unable to join the filming of ‘No Way Out’ immediately.
It was revealed on the 19th that Lee Sun Kyun is under police investigation for drug-related charges. Recently, Incheon Police Agency obtained information regarding drug involvement related to Lee Sun Kyun while investigating a gangnam entertainment establishment.
Since the actor is so famous and has been involved in various recently released projects and upcoming projects, the impact on the future of the projects he was involved in has become uncertain. The industry is said to be keeping a close eye on how the situation develops.
In response, Lee Sun Kyun’s agency, Hodu & U Entertainment, released an official statement on the 20th stating, “We are currently verifying the accurate facts regarding the allegations against actor Lee Sun Kyun, and we intend to sincerely cooperate with any future investigations by law enforcement agencies. Furthermore, actor Lee Sun Kyun has filed a complaint with the police against Mr. A, who is involved in the incident, for continuous harassment and threats. We will provide updates on the progress through our legal representative.”
Meanwhile, ‘No Way Out’ is a drama that tells the story of a heinous criminal who is released after 13 years and a 20 billion won bounty placed on his life. In addition to Lee Sun Kyun, Kim Moo Yeol, Yoo Jae Myung, Lee Kwang Soo, and Yeom Jung Ah also star in the drama.