Actor Lee Seo Won has officially been removed as an MC of KBS2's 'Music Bank'.
Recently, Lee Seo Won underwent police investigation for sexually molesting a female celebrity B and threatening her with a weapon. After the news broke out, the actor was removed from his role in upcoming tvN drama 'About Time', and questions arose regarding his longtime position as the male MC of 'Music Bank'.
On May 17, KBS2 relayed, "After seeing the reports involving MC Lee Seo Won, we have confirmed the reports to be true via his label, and as a result, he will be leaving the program. For the time being, 'Music Bank' will continue with original MC Solbin and various special MCs who will partner up with her."
Previously, Lee Seo Won's label Blossom Entertainment revealed that the actor is deeply reflecting on his actions.