A while back, news reports speculating about the possibility of JYP Entertainment shutting down their acting division had fans wondering if it would really happen.
Well it turns out that JYP Entertainment indeed were considering the move all along as the agency recently made an official announcement regarding the shut down of their acting division.
“JYP Entertainment has decided to joint manage the acting division with NPIO Entertainment beginning on September 1st.
The agency npio Entertainment will be founded by JYP Entertainment’s vice president, Pyo JongRok, specializing in managing actors while also producing films and dramas.
After discussing with some of the actors, it has been decided that Yoon Park, Shin EunSoo, Kang Hoon, Shin YeEun, Kim DongHee, and Lee ChanSun will be joining the agency until the expiration of their original contracts with JYP Entertainment.
The rest of the actors will be ending their contracts, a decision based on mutual agreement, and will be free to search for a new agency.
Stay tuned for updates!