Song Yoo-Jung, a famous South Korean actress, has died. Her agency made the news public on Social media. She was only 26.
The official statement from the company
Sublime Artist Agency, the company that represented Song, confirmed that the young actor has passed away via Instagram on Monday. The statement said that the agency will always remember her bright smile and her passion for performing. The statement did not mention any causes of her sudden demise. An American news channel reached out to the agency for more details but without any success.
The agency’s website shows Song’s appearance in various shows and videos, including the famous show “Make a Wish” from 2014 to 2015. The website also shows the list of songs that she acted in and the various dramas. The website also shows us the list of advertisements that she was part of which include Baskin-Robbins, The Body Shop, and Estee Lauder.
Her cause of death and the speculations
Song’s cause of death has not yet been made public. Her death comes in the times of multiple suicides from young stars from the entertainment industry and speculations are that it was also a suicide.
In 2017, Kim Jong-hyun, the lead singer of a very popular South Korean band SHINee, died by suicide at the age of 27. In 2019, Sulli, another K-pop star and actress died due to suicide. Weeks later, Sulli’s friend and fellow singer Goo Hara also died because of suicide.