“It’s Okay To Not Be Okay” Receives Sanctions For Usage Of Slander, And Justification Of Sexual Harassment
tvN and Netflix’s “It’s Okay to not be Okay” has been sanctioned.
The Broadcasting review subcommittee of the Korea Communications Standards Commission stated at a meeting held on August 26 that “It’s Okay to not be Okay” was submitted to the plenary session based on the claimed opinions that the drama depicted contents of sexual harassment, justification of Sexual harassment and explicit Sexual abuse.
The Korea Communications Standards Commission commented, “Considering that it is an expression to highlight the characters of the characters in the drama, broadcasting content that has possibly focused on the libido on non-sexual objects that symbolize the sex organs and justify sexual harassment clearly shows the lack of gender sensitivity of the production team. The excessive verbal abuse that is used in the drama that is aired during the youth viewing protection time has inevitably led to court sanctions.”
The nine members of the review committee, joint the recommendation of the subcommittee will finalized the penalties at a plenary session and If the degree of violation of the regulations related to broadcasting review is found to be severe, points will be deducted from the annual broadcasting evaluation and they might be subjected to fines or legal Sanctions.