Kang Seok Hwa Officially Joins OUI Entertainment Agency
The survival programs alum formally signed with Kim Yo Han’s agency.
Kang Seok Hwa has found a home with OUI Entertainment. On August 20, the agency announced that the idol trainee has signed with them.
Kang Seok Hwa competed in the fourth season of Mnet’s reality-survival program Produce 101 as an individual trainee. He failed to advance in the competition and finished at rank 35. Prior to joining Produce X 101, he was a YG Entertainment trainee. He also participated in the agency’s own survival show, YG Treasure Box.
A representative from OUI Entertainment said, “We have signed an exclusive contract with Kang Seok Hwa, who has made an impressive performance as an individual trainee in Produce X 101”.
The representative added, “We have been keeping a close eye on Kang Seok Hwa’s talents and star quality since he first appeared in Produce X 101″.
The agency also stated that they will provide the trainee with full support. To make him “stand out not only as a singer but in various fields as well.”
Kang Seok Hwa’s new agency also houses co-Produce X 101 trainee and current member and center of X1 Kim Yo Han. As well as Produce 101 Season 2 contestant Kim Dong Han. Apart from Yo Han and Dong Han OUI Entertainment agency is also home to several Produce 101 trainees like Jang Dae Hyeon and Jo Sung Wook (both participated in season 2). Actress Seol In Ah is also a part of OUI Entertainment.
Kang Seok Hwa will soon be gearing up for his official debut under his new agency.
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