Cha Seung Won has been hit with a lawsuit from a man who is claiming Cha No-Ah is actually his son.
Cha No-Ah's name is familiar already to many people, both because he is Cha Seung Won's son and because has gotten into some trouble late last year, reports Allkpopo.
According to Channel A, a man claimed to be Cha No-Ah's actual father, and sued Cha Seung Won and his wife for 100 million KRW (approximate 93,000 USD).
Channel A reported that the man claimed Cha Seung Won had defamed his character by acting as if Cha No-Ah was his own son.
According to Soompi, on October 6, the actor’s agency, YG Entertainment, put out an official press release as follows:
“Cha Seung Won got married 22 years ago, and he became one family with his wife, as well as her three-year-old son born from her previous husband, whom she divorced.
"Cha Seung Won firmly believes that he gave birth to his son Cha No Ah with his heart, and he has shared that he still does not regret the decision he made at that time.
" He is very heartbroken by the hurt inflicted on his family by these news reports. However, he has promised that he will continue to protect his family until the end, no matter what hardships may arise in the future.
"We ask that you please refrain from releasing reports of speculation or assumptions with regards to Cha Seung Won and his family from now on.”