Yoo Byung Jae Signs With New Agency After Leaving YG Entertainment

Their contract with YG ends in June.

TV personality, Yoo Byung Jae, has signed with a new agency since his decision to leave YG Entertainment after his exclusive contract expired.

Yoo Byung Jae has signed on with Sandbox Network, a new startup company that is a subsidiary of Multi-Channel Network (MCN). After long deliberation, he decided to sign with them as they offer a wide range of support while giving their artists the freedom to express their creativity.

Left: Yoo Byung Jae, Right: Manager Yoo Kyu Sun


Yoo Byung Jae and his manager, Yoo Kyu Sun, have signed a contract that will begin in June.

After a long time of deliberation, we decided to start anew with Sand Box, a young startup company where we will be able to grow together in a free environment.

You’ll be able to see Yoo Byung Jae star in various variety shows, as well as a creative producer in numerous projects.

— Yoo Byung Jae’s Representative


Sandbox Network was created by CEO Lee Pil Sung, who worked for Google, and YouTube creator Dotty. They’ve begun creating the “Sandbox Comedy Studio”, a team dedicated for producing comedic contents. Sandbox also announced that they’ll be hiring a personal team just for Yoo Byung Jae.

We have recently signed a contract to be Yoo Byung Jae’s exclusive management.

In order to Maximize his talents, we are planning on hiring a specialized PD and personal production staff.

— Sandbox Network

Source: YTN