Another day and another celebrity implicated in another scandal initiated by Seungri and Jung Joon Young prostitution and gambling scandal. Chae Tae Hyun is caught up in a gambling scandal, reveal in Jung Joon Young text messages. He was castmate with Jung Joon Young and Kim Joon Ho on “2 Days and 1 Night”. Gamble is illegal in South Korea which is why this is a big deal. Also why he has to leave is Variety shows.
Following this big revelation Cha Tae Hyun has decided to leave the cast of all is variety shows, including “2 Days and 1 Night”. He has also released a public apology which You can read below.
First of all I am so sorry. I did not play golf overseas as was reported but it was a friendly game between us in the country. The money was immediately returned. Although it was something we did for fun, when I saw my messages in the group chat, I felt very ashamed. As a beloved public figure, I consider my actions to be completely unacceptable.
I am incredibly sorry to my fans and those who loved 2 Days & 1 Night for disappointing them. I am sorry to the other cast members of the show who will be negatively affected by my actions. As of now I intend to step down from all my programs.
As a father, I am extremely sorry to my children and my family. I will take time to reflect on my own actions. I apologize.
– Cha Tae Hyun
Cha Tae Hyun Scandal is also related to castmate Kim Joon Ho they are both accused of illegal gambling.