South Korean actress and model Song Yu Jung, 26, passed away on Saturday, her management company, Sublime Artist Agency, confirmed in a statement.
The agency said in a statement: “Actress Song Yu Jung departed this life on January 23, 2021. In accordance with the wishes of her family, the funeral was held quietly and the funeral procession takes place on January 23.”
Her funeral was held on January 25 at a branch of the Seoul Medical Center in the Gangnam district of the South Korean capital of Seoul, according to her agency, South Korea’s Yonhap News reported.
The actress made her debut in 2013 in the Korean television drama series Golden Rainbow. She also appeared in other Korean dramas including Tell Me Your Wish (2014), School 2017 (2017) and the online drama series To My Name (2019).
She also featured in several commercials for cosmetics, coffee and home appliances throughout her career. The agency said in the statement: “Song Yu Jung was a friend of ours who always gave us joy with her bright smile, and she was a wonderful actress who acted with heated passion. Please pray for the repose of her soul so that she may rest in peace in a warm place.”