Lee Seung Gi Addresses Speculation Surrounding Why He Shaved His Head

“People look at me with pity…”

Lee Seung Gi recently addressed his new shaved hairstyle.

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On December 31, Lee Seung Gi made heads turn at the 2022 KBS Drama Awards when he arrived with a shaved head.

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Lee Seung Gi, who is currently in a legal battle with his former agency HOOK Entertainment, was speculated to have cut his hair in response to the feud.

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Lee Seung Gi, however, was quick to address the speculation when he was called to the stage to accept his “Best Couple Award.” During his acceptance speech, Lee Seung Gi revealed why he had cut his hair.

Before I give my acceptance speech, I would like to quickly reveal why I cut my hair. Many are speculating (I cut my hair) because of personal feelings. I am currently filming a movie. I play the part of a monk.

— Lee Seung Gi

Lee Seung Gi then denied that his new hairstyle was symbolic of what he was currently going through and drowned out all speculation.

I hope you don’t misunderstand. People look at me with pity, but I think that is unnecessary.

— Lee Seung Gi

Lee Seung Gi then finished his speech with a warning shot to HOOK Entertainment when he stated that in 2023, the star had “Plans to promote (as an artist), and plans to fight (HOOK Entertainment). Since you guys already know, I will hold my tongue.”

Lee Seung Gi is currently in a legal battle with his former longtime home, HOOK Entertainment. The feud started when it was revealed that the agency’s CEO, Kwon Jin Young, had stolen millions of dollars from the star and gaslighted him into believing he wasn’t a profitable singer.

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