South Korean actress Goo Hara has definitely gone through a series of unfortunate events lately, starting with being investigated for causing bodily injury to her ex-boyfriend Choi JongBum, who many believe threatened her with revenge porn.
1 Both Were Most Likely Responsible For Physical Harm Against Each Other
While we know that Choi JongBum was assaulted by the actress due to the photos of his bloodied and scarred face, we also know that Goo Hara herself uploaded photos of bruised body parts. While it hasn’t been proven yet, investigations potentially might prove that the actress too was assaulted.
2 The Sex Tape
The sex tape, definitely does seem to exist. Choi JongBum claimed that it was Goo Hara’s idea to film it as well. He sent a short footage of it to her right after their altercation at her home on KakaoTalk. The reason for it? Well, there are divided opinions. Supporters of the actress say it’s revenge porn, and was Choi’s way of letting Goo Hara know that he has dirt on her. Choi claims that he sent it to “wrap up their relationship”.
3. Online Comments Caused Additional Damage To Both Parties
Yes, in cases like this, there’s bound to be a lot of hate comments spreading online. Both Goo Hara and Choi JongBum has faced additional damages through this incident. Both have been criticized and have been victims of hate comments.
4 Choi JongBum’s Lawyer Willing To Strike A Deal
Like all ongoing lawsuits, lawyers have to make deals to help their clients. Choi’s lawyer has repeatedly stated in the past that they are willing to make a deal. The lawyer emphasized that his client’s main focus is restoring his honor and clearing the facts up to the public. However, at this point, there doesn’t seem to be much cooperation between the two parties.
5 What After?
After such a publicized scandal, prospects of both the actress and the ex-boyfriend going back to their regular lives seem grim. Some netizens have stated that despite the wrongs that she have faced, the career she put in so much effort to build may come to an end after the investigations. As for the ex-boyfriend, we wish him luck finding a job.