[MHN Roh Pooleun] Red Velvet's Irene was alleged by fashion editor Kang Kook Hwa for mistreating her, and she admitted she's the celebrity mentioned in the controversial post by Kang Kook Hwa.
On October 26, Irene posted a writing on her instagram, apologizing for her misbehaviors to the staff.
She wrote: "I sincerely apologize for hurting the stylist with my foolish attitude and careless words and actions. I received a lot of help from peopl who gave their effort for me to get where I am now, and I my immature behavior. This incident made me look back on my past and I feel the importance of staff members once again. I'll think and act more carefully. I'm truly sorry to fans because of this incident."
The incident was revealed to the public by an editor who has released a firsthand account about how she was mistreated by a celebrity. Irene was speculated by netizens as the controversial celebrity, because of the editor's hashtags 'Monster' and 'Psycho'.
In support of the mistreated editor, top photographer Hong Jang Hyun and many others in the fashion industry left messages of support. However, there are also arguments by related staffs who have known or have worked with Irene, claiming that Irene is a good person.
Red Velvet's Irene was alleged for mistreating editor, and she admitted her misbehavior