South Korean actress, Kim Mi-soo, has died at the age of 29, according to a statement from her agency, Landscape Entertainment.
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“We’re having to share an extremely heartbreaking and sad news. Actor Kim Mi-soo has suddenly left us on January 5,” said the statement.
It continued by asking the public to not spread rumours and to speculate the cause of her death which is still unknown.
“The bereaved are currently extremely heartbroken at this sudden grievous news. We sincerely ask to refrain from sharing rumours or speculative reports, so the shocked and saddened family can reverently commemorate the late actor,” read the statement.
It continued by saying that the funeral will be held privately at Taeneung Sungsim Funeral Home and in accordance with her family’s wishes.
“We hope you would pray for the late actor to rest in peace, and once again, we send our deepest condolences to late Kim’s last journey,” said the statement.
The budding television star and model was well known for her supporting role in the Disney+ series, Snowdrop where she played the role of Yeo Jung Min, the roommate of protagonist Young-ro.
The show has only released seven of its 16 episodes but filming has been completed.