One of the most versatile & talented actors in the Korean film industry, Lee Sun-kyun, has passed away due to...
He was a renowned and talented Korean actor who was featured in Oscar-winning film 'Parasite.'
For his performance in "Parasite," he was awarded a Screen Actors Guild award in 2021 for being "cast in a motion picture."
Apart from Parasite, he gained recognition for his role in Coffee Prince (2007) and achieved mainstream popularity through Behind the White Tower.
He was nominated for the best actor award at the International Emmy Awards for his role in “Dr. Brain” last year.
On December 27, 2023, police officers discovered an unconscious individual at an unidentified location but gave no further details.
Yonhap said that Lee was recognised by police as the man who ended up being found unconscious at Seoul Park.
The news agency said police were looking for Lee after his family reported that he left home with a message similar to a suicide note.
The news agency stated that, strangely, a "charcoal briquette" was found in the passenger seat of Lee's car.
Later, the police confirmed that Lee was discovered deceased in a car at a central Seoul park on Wednesday, December 27, 2023.