Last week, the third season of the Chinese version of “Produce 101,” also known as “Chuang 2021” , “Produce Camp 2021”, ended with the announcement that 11 members, including three Japanese and two from Thailand, would be making their debut in the new boy group “INTO1.
Problems with parents’ business, false profile
Tony Yu, b. 2002 (Nationality) Canada and China
The first reason for Tony’s demotion was first raised on the Internet: his parents’ business problems.
Tony’s parents run a company that provides drugs and sexual services. (KTV Bar which they have claimed to have sold in 2005)
Although this rumor was raised and immediately denied by Tony’s mother, the evidence spread further after that. Finally, the authorities in charge of broadcasting in China took action, and the situation almost developed into a situation where the broadcast of “Youth With You – Season 3” was suspended, but as a result, Tony dropped out of the program and it is said that the investigation was put to rest.
The issue of nationality was also raised, as it was pointed out that he did not actually have Chinese nationality, although he was introduced as having multiple nationalities, “Canadian and Chinese,” in his profile.