JTBC’s “Peak Time” production team has decided to drop out contestant Kim Hyun Jae, who has been caught up in allegations of school violence.
On March 13, the “Peak Time” production team announced in an official statement that they have decided to drop out Kim Hyun Jae after a discussion since this matter will take longer to conclude.
Earlier, the production team of “Peak Time” said in an official statement on March 9,
However, Kim Hyun Jae eventually stepped down from the program. With the show having little to look forward to, the controversy only rose as the issue of school violence was added, and the production team seems to have arranged to drop him off after discussing it with Kim Hyun Jae. However, apart from the controversy over school violence, “Peak Time” has the task of overcoming the situation where even its presence is lacking. Although it attracted attention in the beginning, it has not been able to produce stages and results that viewers and fans can focus on.
The following is the full official position of the “Peak Time” production crew: