On April 9th, SWMP confirmed that a legal review is under way for actor Lee Joo-bin. They said she is being investigated for embezzlement after having tried to use a fake ID to do business on a website dealing in secondhand goods.
Lee Joo-bin, for her part, also made a statement explaining that she knows fans are sad and angry at her for committing a crime and that it is a shame that they have been made to feel this way. Lee Joo-bin then stated that she was currently in talks with her agency about an appropriate response.
Lee Joo-bin's career as an actress is fairly recent. She appeared in a supporting role in "Trap - Drama" last month. Lee Joo-bin also had a minor role as a candidate in "Mr. Sunshine" and another minor role as an employee at Jung Eun-woo's store in "My Only One". She is also currently epxected to appear in "Be Melodramatic" sometime in July.
Written by William Schwartz
Staff writer. Has been writing articles for HanCinema since 2012, having lived in South Korea since 2011. Started out in Gyeongju, then to Daegu, then to Ansan, then to Yeongju, then to Seoul, lived on the road for HanCinema's travel diaries series in the summer of 2016, and is currently settled in Anyang. Has good tips for utilizing South Korea's public bus system. William Schwartz can be contacted via firstname.lastname@example.org.
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