Chinese actor Song Weilong (宋威龍) is taking his agency and director Yu Zheng (于正) to court. The news has caught many netizens by surprise given that Song Weilong has been heavily promoted by Yu Zheng over the past few years.
According to media reports, Song Weilong is in a contract dispute with Dongyang Huanyu Films Ltd and its subsidiary Khorgas Huanyu Films. Yu Zheng is the founder of the companies and is directly impacted by the lawsuit.
Song Weilong has been with the agency since 2015 and has shot to fame after starring in a number of hit projects including Long For You <我与你的光年距离>, Love the Way You Are <我的青春都是你>, and Find Yourself <下一站是幸福>. Although some netizens are skeptical of Song Weilong’s acting skill, Yu Zheng would publicly defend the actor and continue to offer him leading roles.
Despite Song Weilong and Yu Zheng’s years of collaboration, many netizens believe that Song Weilong and Yu Zheng had a falling-out. As the legal battle continues, many netizens are worried about Song Weilong’s future acting career.
This article is written by Sammi for JayneStars.com.