(★BREAKING) 2PM’s Taecyeon Leaves JYP Entertainment, Signs With New Agency
2PM member Taecyeon has officially left JYP Entertainment and signed with a new agency, 51K.
51K made their official announcement today, welcoming Taecyeon to their already talented lineup of actors, including So Ji Sub and child actor Lee Hyo Je.
51K will spare no effort to make sure they can repay all of Taecyeon’s fans for the love and support his huge fan base sends him, supporting his talents and charms through various activities.
While Taecyeon may no longer be signed with JYP Entertainment, 51K will make sure he still remains part of 2PM, as they will do their best to work with JYP Entertainment to make sure Taecyeon can still remain a part of 2PM’s activities.
JYP Entertainment has since confirmed that Taecyeon will continue to be a part of 2PM, even though he is no longer signed with them.
“Even though Taecyeon has changed to a new agency, he will continue to be a part of 2PM’s promotions. We are in charge of managing 2PM’s promotions.”
— JYP Entertainment
Taecyeon is currently serving in the military and is expected to be discharged on June 3, 2019.
Read 51K’s full statement below:
“Hello, this is 51K.
Singer and actor Ok Taecyeon has become our new family member. We are very happy to be working with Taecyeon, who is considered one of Korea’s best artists with 2PM. He is also an actor with incredible potential, talent, and passion.
We will provide full support for Taecyeon so he can continue his activities as a singer with his huge fan base and as an actor so he can show off his various charms and talents.
We will also do our best to work with JYP Entertainment so Taecyeon can continue his activities with 2PM, as the group has received so much love both domestically and overseas.
51K started as a one-man agency but is growing into a comprehensive entertainment agency with sectors in publishing, music, and broadcast content production.
We are very fortunate to be able to work with Taecyeon, who is a multi-faceted artist and actor as we seek to continue our growth.
Taecyeon, who is currently serving in the military, is pleased to announce his new start with 51K, and promises to return from the military with a more mature image to repay all of his fans for the love they send him.
We ask for your love and interest as Taecyeon begins his new future with 51K.”