Kris Wu has been jailed for 13 years in China after he was convicted of rape.
The 32-year-old Chinese language-Canadian musician – who’s a former member of Ok-pop group Exo – was discovered responsible of crimes together with rape by a court docket in China’s Chaoyang district simply over a 12 months after he was detained in Beijing in the summertime of 2021 following allegations from an 18-year-old scholar who publicly accused him of plying her with alcohol and inducing her to have intercourse with him when she was 17.
In addition to being convicted of rape, Wu was additionally discovered responsible of the crime of assembling a crowd to have interaction in sexual promiscuity.
After his sentencing on Friday (25.11.22), the court docket said Wu was discovered to have pressured three ladies to have intercourse with him in 2020 whereas they have been inebriated.
The court docket additionally said the star was discovered to have organized lewd actions at his dwelling with two ladies in 2018.
Wu was born in China however holds Canadian nationality after shifting to Vancouver along with his mom on the age of 10. He returned to Asia later to launch a profession in music. In addition to being a member of Evo – which he exited in 2014 – he additionally loved a profitable solo music profession and labored as a mannequin and actor.
He appeared in movies reminiscent of ‘XXX: Return of Xander Cage’ and ‘Valerian and the Metropolis of a Thousand Planets’ whereas he additionally labored with manufacturers reminiscent of Louis Vuitton and Bulgari, who suspended partnerships with him following his arrest.
Wu will reportedly serve his 13-year sentence in China earlier than being deported.