South Korea’s entertainment industry has a history of targeting female stars caught up in “revenge porn” sex video scandals. Photo: AFP

Fearing victim-blaming, South Korean female stars deny appearing in K-pop sex videos

  • K-pop singers, including Seungri have been identified as recipients of illicit videos made by singer Jung Joon-young of sexual acts with women
  • Conservative views on women’s chastity still prevail in South Korea
Topic |   South Korea

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South Korea’s entertainment industry has a history of targeting female stars caught up in “revenge porn” sex video scandals. Photo: AFP
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A low point: Yong Jun-hyung from the K-pop boy band Highlight. Photo: Roy Issa

Yong Jun-hyung admits to watching illicit sex videos, becoming third K-pop star to quit as scandal engulfs industry

  • The singer from boy band Highlight admitted to watching a video of singer Jung Joon-young having sex with women taken without their consent
Topic |   South Korea

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A low point: Yong Jun-hyung from the K-pop boy band Highlight. Photo: Roy Issa
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