The beautiful actress Seo Ye Ji is reported to have terminated her contract with her agency, Gold Medalist.
Seo Ye Ji had been in collaboration with Gold Medalist for four years, and now she has concluded her exclusive contract.
Gold Medalist is home to several actors and actresses such as Seol in Ah, Choi Hyun Wook, Kim Si Eun, and Kim Soo Hyun.
On November 30, 2023, Gold Medalist announced, “Seo Ye Ji’s exclusive contract with the agency for four years has ended on November 30, 2023.”
“Although the friendship between Gold Medalist and Seo Ye Ji has come to an end, we will cherish the precious memories we had together,” they said.
They added, “We express our gratitude to the beautiful Seo Ye Ji for trusting our company since 2019.”
Gold Medalist revealed that they will sincerely support Seo Ye Ji in her new endeavors.
“Please give a lot of support to actress Seo Ye Ji,” they added.
Actress Seo Ye Ji made her debut in 2013 with the drama Potato Star 2013QR3.
She then solidified her career as an actress in dramas such as Hwarang, Save Me, Lawless Lawyer, It’s Okay to Not Be Okay, and Eve.
When she played the role of Go Moon Young in the drama It’s Okay to Not Be Okay, she received a lot of love and became a star.
However, in July 2020, she faced various rumors, including allegations of gaslighting, abuse of power by staff, and school violence.
Her agency at the time, Gold Medalist, stated that these accusations were unfounded.
After facing various rumors and controversies, Seo Ye Ji returned to the screen with the tvN drama Eve in 2022.
Various brands that had signed contracts with Seo Ye Ji suffered a blow due to these controversies, including Yuhan Health Life Insurance.
On November 16, 2023, the court decided, “The agency must pay 225 million won to Yuhan Health Life Insurance according to the contract, which states that if the advertisement airing is canceled after the model fee is paid, 50% of the model fee will be paid.”