Ahn Jae Hyun, a mainstay in the cast of New Journey To The West since season 2, has decided to withdraw from the cast due to his ongoing divorce scandal with Goo Hye Sun.
According to an insider, Ahn Jae Hyun recently delivered his final decision to the production team of the show, saying he would not join them for Season 7.
Ahn Jae Hyun has made his final decision about the new season of New Journey To The West, on which he was a fixed member.
I understand that he recently conveyed to the production team that he did not want to cause any inconveniences to his colleagues and friends on the show due to his personal issues.
He also believed that it would not be a comfortable situation for himself and the viewers for him to be laughing on variety shows during this situation.
Another source close to Ahn Jae Hyun shared the same details, saying he recently informed the show’s production team.
I heard that he will not appear in the upcoming season of New Journey To The West. From what I know, he told his intentions to the production team not long ago, and he decided to not participate after discussing with them.
— Source close to Ahn Jae Hyun
Ahn Jae Hyun has been a fixed cast member on New Journey To The West since he joined in Season 2, and has received lots of love for his witty character.