Update: Lee Yeon Hee Signs With Hyun Bin’s Agency VAST Entertainment
Updated December 1 KST:
Lee Yeon Hee has joined VAST Entertainment! The agency shared the news of their exclusive contract with the actress on November 30.
VAST Entertainment stated, “We’re happy to be able to work together with the beautiful actress Lee Yeon Hee as she takes on challenges and changes.” They added, “We will give our full support so that Lee Yeon Hee can show her many different charms through her work.”
Actress Lee Yeon Hee will be beginning a new chapter after leaving her long-time agency SM Entertainment.
Following a report on November 17, a source from SM Entertainment confirmed with Newsen that Lee Yeon Hee’s exclusive contract with the agency will end soon. They added, “We will continue to support her career.”
It was also reported that Lee Yeon Hee will now be joining VAST Entertainment, home to Hyun Bin, Lee Jae Wook, and more. A source from VAST Entertainment stated to Newsen, “It’s true that we’re in talks, but nothing’s been decided.”
Lee Yeon Hee won the grand prize at the SM Entertainment Best Youth contest in 2001 and went on to sign a contract with the company. She has acted in dramas including “My Lovely Family,” “One Fine Day,” “East of Eden,” “Miss Korea,” “Into the World Again,” “The Package,” “The Game: Towards Zero,” “SF8,” and many more. Her film credits include “A Millionaire’s First Love,” “M,” “Detective K: Secret of the Lost Island,” and more. This June, she tied the knot with her non-celebrity husband.
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