Big Bang’s Seungri has found himself at the centre of controversy after Japanese tabloid magazine, ‘FRIDAY’, published photos which they claimed was Seungri lying naked on a bed, invoking cries of privacy concerns.
The photos was first published in the latest issue of ‘FRIDAY’ and soon made its way online before being swiftly reposted on Korean community sites, sparking much attention among netizens.
The photos published by ‘FRIDAY’ showed a man sleeping on a bed, with his upper body exposed. The tabloid claimed that the man was Seungri and were taken by a woman who had spent the night with him. Accompanying the photos was an interview with the woman who shared graphic details of their sexual tryst in the hotel room.
With the photos being reposted almost everywhere over the internet, fans and netizens were having heated discussions over whether the man was Seungri himself or a lookalike.
Meanwhile, before this scandal, Seungri had been residing in Japan for activities like starring as a host for Japanese variety shows, and also recently received offers to appear in Japanese dramas.