Tragedy has struck the life of renowned South Korean actor Gong Yoo, as his agency Management SOOP announced the passing of his father on February 5. The grieving actor and his family are currently present at the mortuary located at the funeral hall of Asan Hospital in Seoul, paying their respects during the wake.
Gong Yoo, known for his stellar performances in popular dramas like “Coffee Prince,” “Guardian: The Lonely and Great God,” and the global hit series “Squid Game,” as well as blockbuster films such as “Train to Busan” and “Seo Bok,” debuted in the entertainment industry through the drama “School 4” in 2001. Despite the somber circumstances, fans can anticipate his return in Season 2 of “Squid Game,” scheduled for release later this year.
The funeral for Gong Yoo’s father is scheduled for February 8, where friends, family, and colleagues will gather to bid farewell to the departed soul. In this challenging time, heartfelt condolences pour in for Gong Yoo and his family, wishing them strength and solace as they navigate through the difficult days ahead. May Gong Yoo’s father rest in eternal peace.