15 Jul – After much speculations about his next step after leaving FNC Entertainment, it was finally confirmed that Yoo Jae-Suk is joining Yoo Hee-Yeol's agency, Antenna.
As reported on Yonhap News, the news was confirmed by the agency on 14 July, stating that they have signed an exclusive contract with the said South Korea's National MC.
"Yoo Jae-Suk has always challenged himself to new things and expanding his territory as a national MC and comedian. We will give our full support to him to continue taking on these challenges in a free and enjoyable atmosphere here in Antenna. We ask for your unchanging love and support for Yoo Jae-Suk in the future," the company stated.
As for Yoo, the "Running Man" star expressed, "I'm happy and excited to be with close colleagues that I have known for a long time. Please look forward to the fun things we will do together."
Yoo is the first artiste outside of the music industry to join the said agency, which also housed singers like Jung Seung-Hwan, Kwon Jin-Ah, and Jung Jae-Hyung.
Prior to Antenna, the TV personality was managed by FNC for six years.
(Photo Source: Yoo Jae-Suk Instagram)