pachinko Star Jin Ha has apologized for an old Tumblr blog where he shared pictures of older Korean women.
Between 2010 and 2011, the actor – who plays Solomon Baek in the new Apple TV+ series – ran a blog called Korean Flowers in Bloom, where he posted photos of women taken in public, seemingly without them Approval.
The images were reportedly often paired with sexually explicit comments.
In a statement on its website (via vulture), Ha said he asked Tumblr to take down the page, and the blogging platform complied with his request.
“My 2011 Tumblr account ‘Korean Flowers in Bloom’ should not have been done at all,” he wrote. “It was a violation of the older women’s privacy and many of my captions were inappropriate.”
Ha said he “deeply regrets” his actions and apologized for them, adding, “Thank you again for giving me this chance to correct this mistake of a blog and for bringing this to my attention, even though it is.” should have been clear from the start. ”
pachinko is based on an epic novel about a Korean family who immigrate to Japan.
Ha has also acted in the TV series developer and love life.
pachinko is now available to stream on Apple TV+.
https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/news/jin-ha-tumblr-apology-pachinko-b2044925.html Pachinko star Jin Ha apologizes for old tumblr of pics of women with ‘inappropriate’ captions