South Korean actor Kim Mi-soo, who featured in a supporting function within the at the moment on air Ok-drama “Snowdrop”, handed away on Wednesday. She was 31. Her company Panorama Leisure confirmed the information of the actor’s “sudden” demise in an announcement to Korean media outlet Star Information. The reason for demise has not but been revealed.
“Actress Kim Mi Soo out of the blue handed away on January 5. The bereaved household is at the moment very heartbroken as a result of sudden unhappy information,” Kim’s company stated.
The company additionally urged individuals to chorus from spreading rumours across the actor’s demise.
“We sincerely ask that you just chorus from spreading rumors or speculative studies in order that the bereaved household, who’s in shock and filled with sorrow, can bear in mind the deceased,” the assertion learn.
In “Snowdrop”, Kim performed the function of Yeo Jung-min, one of many roommates of the collection lead essayed by woman group Blackpink member Jisoo.
The late actor additionally starred in 2021’s hit Ok-dramas like Netflix collection “Hellbound” and “Yumi’s Cells” (Viki).
Kim’s funeral will likely be held quietly behind closed doorways in response to the desires of her household, the company additional stated.
“Please pray for her, and we ship our deepest condolences as soon as once more to the deceased,” Panorama Leisure concluded the assertion.
“Snowdrop” is at the moment embroiled in an issue at dwelling as a number of Korean netizens have accused the drama of distorting the pro-democracy motion of the Eighties in South Korea and glorifying the infamous Company for Nationwide Safety Planning.
JTBC, the TV channel on which the present airs in South Korea, has repeatedly denied the claims, earlier than asserting days in the past that it’s going to take authorized motion in opposition to people spreading “falsehoods” relating to the collection.
Additionally starring “One thing within the Rain” star Jung Hae-in the lead function, “Snowdrop” is out there for streaming on Disney Plus in chosen areas.