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Kim, Jun seek to revoke contracts for Chinese ad

Published on Jun 23, 2014 10:38 AM

SEOUL (THE KOREA HERALD/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - The two stars from the hit Korea drama "My Love from the Star" Kim Soo-hyun and Jun Ji-hyun are seeking to revoke their contracts for a controversial Chinese advertisement, a move that could potentially result in tens of millions of won in penalties for them.

"We have asked (the Chinese bottled water maker Hengda) to revoke the advertisement contract," said Kim's agency Keyeast.

Jun's agency has also confirmed that they have taken the same step.

"We have asked the Chinese company to repeal the ad contract, though we have yet to receive a definitive response. We've also requested a meeting with the company officials to further discuss this matter," said Culture Depot.

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