Comedian Kim Joon Ho has filed for divorce.
On January 22, a Korean media outlet reported that Kim Joon Ho and his wife and theater actress Kim Eun Young finalized their divorce. Kim Joon Ho’s agency confirmed the divorce in an official statement following the report.
The statement reads as follows:
“Hello. This is comedian Kim Joon Ho’s agency JDB Entertainment. First, we would like to apologize for telling you unfortunate news and will tell you our statement regarding the article about Kim Joon Ho’s divorce.
“After spending a lot of time apart, they naturally grew distant and their difference in personality led to making this inevitable decision for each other’s futures. He feels sorry to many people because he can’t show himself living happily. Kim Joon Ho will continue to try his best at his work, so we ask you to look upon him warmly with interest.
“In conclusion, the two people decided to go on their own paths, but they are supportive of one another. This was a decision made after much thought and discussion, so we respectfully ask you to refrain from distorted or malicious comments and reports. Thank you.”
Kim Joon Ho currently appears on KBS’s “Gag Concert” and “2 Days & 1 Night.”