August 11, 2022
On Monday evening, the Folks’s Procuratorate in Beijing’s Chaoyang District authorized the arrest of Kpop

On Monday evening, the Folks’s Procuratorate in Beijing’s Chaoyang District authorized the arrest of Kpop megastar Kris Wu.

Wu was once criminally detained via Beijing police for “many times dishonest younger ladies for intercourse,” and was once arrested on August 16 on suspicions of rape. Some attorneys point out that even if Wu is a Chinese language-Canadian, he will have to serve his sentence in China if convicted.

“The approval of the arrest via the prosecutor means that Wu is now formally underneath arrest. The Procuratorate discovered him suspected of felony offences, signifying there’s little risk of Wu Yifan [Kris Wu] being launched now. Subsequent, it’s extremely most probably that the Procuratorate will document an indictment towards him after additional overview if no remarkable cases rise up,” Wang Guangying, a Beijing-based legal professional, informed Nationwide Industry Day-to-day.

Wu was once accused remaining month of raping a 19-year-old webcam superstar Meizhu Du  when she was once 17 years outdated. The sufferer stated that Wu invited ladies to a consuming birthday celebration underneath the excuse of casting a feminine lead in a song video or signing a brand new recruit to the studio, after which he raped them after pressuring them to drink over the top quantities of alcohol. Wu had intercourse with no less than seven different ladies more youthful than 18 in identical eventualities, she stated. After Du, a number of different feminine sufferers posted their stories on-line. Wu has been condemned via public opinion on Chinese language social media for this scandal.

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In early August, a wave of main company manufacturers concerned with Wu terminated their cooperation with him, together with Porsche China. Louis Vuitton introduced the suspension of cooperation at the night time of July nineteenth, attracting some public grievance, then formally introduced the termination of cooperation on July twenty third.

As of the night time of August sixteenth, home video web pages iQiyi, Youku and Tencent Video have got rid of all movie and tv works forged via Wu, and song platforms similar to QQ Song and Netease Cloud Song have additionally got rid of Wu’s song works. As early because the night time of August 1, the Weibo accounts of Wu and his studios had been blocked.

Born in Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, 30-year-old Wu Yifan is a Chinese language-Canadian, rising up in Guangzhou and Vancouver. As some of the widespread public figures in recent times, Wu’s robust fan attraction enabled him and the capital investments having a bet on him to harvest the dividends of being a star. The Forbes China Superstar Listing in 2017 confirmed that Wu Yifan’s annual profits reached $150 million, rating tenth at the listing.