2:22 AM PST 1/26/2021
The K-drama star was found dead in Seoul on Saturday.
South Korean actress Song Yoo-jung was found dead in Seoul on Saturday. She was 26 years old.
Her management agency, Sublime Artist Agency, issued a statement saying that the actress died suddenly and her funeral was conducted quietly as per the wishes of her family on Monday. No cause of death has been stated.
Songi first came to prominence as Estée Lauder’s cosmetics model. He made his K-drama debut at MBC Golden Rainbow in 2013. He also acted in plays Make your wish More in 2014 School 2017 In 2017. She also appeared in the music video “Goodbye Road” by the K-pop band iKON.
Song’s death is the latest tragedy to hit South Korea’s entertainment industry, which has seen many young stars commit suicide in recent years. Last year, actress-model Oh In-hye died at the age of 36 and Yohan, a member of the K-pop band TST, aged 28. Singer-actress Goo Hara and singer Suli both died in 2019 and Shiny member Jonghyun, died by suicide in 2017.
If you or someone you know needs help, call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255.