2PM JunHo talks about an incident related to mean comments fired at him on KBS ‘Win-Win’ aired on 23rd February.
On the show, MC Kim SeungWoo asked JunHo about any grievances he faced during his trainee days, “For my case, because I came in #1 for ‘SuperStar Survival’, I was under much pressure.”
It was known that JunHo had participated in SBS ‘Superstar Survival’ when he was 17 and won #1 beating the other 6500 competitors, and after which he entered as trainee in JYP Entertainment.
Even amongst the trainees, there were much attention placed on him. JunHo was the subject of jealousy by others, “Everyone would only call me ‘that kid’ and not know my name.”
And there was an incident where there were discussions by netizens on the internet commenting ‘Did he undergo plastic surgery to look at like Rain?’, causing misunderstanding about his resemblance to singer Rain. JunHo revealed, “I had received much hurt even before debut.”
But after debut, JunHo had learnt to just laugh those mean comments against him off, “I’m fine now. It is even fun to read the mean comments.” TaecYeon added, “We will laugh and talk the mean comments off.”S: TV Report, K Bites