Kim Mi Soo’s cause of death a mystery as ‘heartbroken’ fans of Disney+ Snowdrop star post touching tributes

HEARTBROKEN fans have paid tribute to actor Kim Mi-soo who has died suddenly at the age of 29.

The South Korean star recently gained attention for her role in Disney+’s show Snowdrop where she played student activist Yeo Jung Min.


Kim Mi-Soo as student activist Yeo Jung Min in Snowdrop[/caption]


Kim Mi-soo at the opening ceremony of the 24th Busan Film Festival, South Korea[/caption]


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In a statement today her agency, Landscape, announced her death – which fans are calling a mystery.

They said: “Kim suddenly left us on Jan. 5.

“The bereaved family is currently very heartbroken by the sudden mournful news.

“The bereaved are deep in their sorrow at the sudden sadness. 

“We sincerely ask you to refrain from making up rumors or speculative reports so that the bereaved family, who are in shock and grief-stricken, can reverently commemorate the deceased. 

“As per her family’s wishes, the funeral will be held quietly in private.

“Please wish for Kim Mi Soo to rest in peace, and once again, we offer our deepest condolences to the deceased.”

Fans have taken to social media to pay tribute to the young actor.

One Twitter page dedicated to the fan wrote: “It is with a heavy heart and great sadness to say that Kim Misoo (Yeo Jeongmin of Snowdrop) has passed away at the age of 31.

“You will always be remembered and will be greatly missed.

“Rest In Peace Angel. Condolences to her friends family.”

Another page said: “We are deeply saddened by the news of Kim Mi-soo passing away at the age of 31.

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.”

A third added: “It truly breaks my heart knowing this news.

Kim Mi-soo did an amazing job portraying Yeo Jeongmin, and she’s one of my favorite characters in snowdrop.

“My deepest condolences to all her family and friends. Rest in peace, Kim Mi-soo. Thank you so much for everything.”

So far seven episodes of the Disney+ show have been broadcast – with another nine instalments yet to air.

She had recently started filming another Disney+ show – Kiss Six Sense.

According to reports the drama has now cancelled scheduled filming after the news of her death.

Her funeral service will be held at Taeneung Sungsim Funeral Home.