Is Lee Do Hyun’s Instagram Account Got Hacked? Here’s What Happened

Credit: The Swoon / YouTube screenshot

Credit: The Swoon / YouTube screenshot

The public is worried after seeing Lee Do Hyun’s Instagram posts bizarre photos. With this, his millions of followers concluded that his social media might be hacked.

The 27-year-old star has an IG following of 5.5 million followers and often shares a sneak of his activities and upcoming projects, With his massive Instagram followers, it makes him an easy target of online scammers.

What Happened to Lee Do Hyun’s Instagram Account?

Based on reports, Lee Do Hyun’s Instagram account showed odd activities on August 24, 2022, at 1 AM (KST).

The first IG post contains a photo of a mouse with a caption that reads “owned by ratobot.”

It was then followed by the Brazilian flag, which made his followers suspect that the hacker was from the same country.

Several random photos appeared on Lee Do Hyun’s Instagram and after an hour, it was followed by a post containing the actor’s photo.

On the caption, it says that it was only a form of “joke” and did it to pass time because the hacker was “bored.”However, the person assured that the original posts would be restored.

Concluding the caption, the person took a swipe at the actor’s social media manager and said that he should have “better advisors.”

Following the alarming post, his agency released a statement, in response to the hacking incident.

Lee Do Hyun’s Instagram Account Got Hacked as Confirmed by his Agency

With his followers expressing concern with the Youth of May star’s social media, Lee Do Hyun’s agency Yuehua Entertainment Korea confirmed that his account was hacked.

As obtained by Soompi, the talent label pointed out in their official statement that they have “detected suspicious activities, such as blocking administrator access and deleting posts, on his social media account.”

With this, the team has requested the platform “to respond to the incident and restore the damages.”

At that time, Yuehua Entertainment Korea is doing its best to resolve the issue as soon as possible.

As of this writing, Lee Do Hyun’s Instagram account is still disabled, while several fan accounts show their support for the actor by posting his photos along with heartwarming messages.

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Lee Do Hyun’s New Drama and Movie

Lee Do Hyun is best known for his role in 18 Again, where he won Best New Actor in APAN Star Awards and the Baeksang Arts Awards.

From then on, all eyes are on the rising star’s impressive performance, especially in Netflix’s Sweet Home and Youth of May.

Interestingly, he is set to headline an upcoming revenge drama with Song Hye Kyo in The Glory.

In addition, Lee Do Hyun also joins Choi Min Sik and Kim Go Eun in the upcoming film The Unearthed Grave, which will be his big screen debut.

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