MANILA – The recent earthquakes in parts of the Philippines have prompted organizers to postpone the fan meeting of Korean actor Park Bo Gum, which was originally scheduled for Saturday, April 27.
Park made the announcement on Twitter on Wednesday as he reached out to those who were affected by the calamities.
“I’d like to inform you that the event in the Philippines scheduled for April 27, Saturday, has been postponed due to a recent earthquake,” he said. “I apologize to all those who have been waiting for the event and ask for your kind understanding.”
He went on: “My heartfelt condolences and consolation to the victims of the earthquake and their families. I’ll pray for the Philippines, and may God’s protection and care always be with all people in the Philippines.”
Park’s fan meeting has been moved to June 22, Saturday, at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City, South Korean talent agency Blossom Entertainment said in a statement sent via ABS-CBN Corporate Communications.
“We would like to express our apology to the many fans who have been waiting for this fan meeting. But most of all, we made this decision because we think the safety of our fans is most important. We also hope the fans would be so kind to understand,” the statement read.
ABS-CBN and Ovation Productions, meanwhile, assured that all tickets sold with the original date will be honored in the new fan meet schedule.