The World: Hong Kong - Face of Samsung caught up in internet scandal

Samsung may drop the movie actor and singer Edison Chen as the face of its digital cameras in Hong Kong after about 1,300 images allegedly showing him in intimate situations with an assortment of starlets appeared on the internet.

Chen has been endorsing Samsung digital cameras since 2006. However, Byung Wook Kim, the company's managing director, said Samsung was examining its future with the star and could sever ties with him.

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