Following the tragedic incident at Pangyo Techno Vallet Festival which occured on October 16th, today it was reported that one of the organizers of the event have committed suicide.
According to the police on October 18th, one of the organizers named Mr.Oh(37) was found lying on the street next to a building in Bundang, Pangyo Techno Valley at 7:15am kst. The act was revealed to have happened when he went home for about 1 hour and 20 minutes after receiving investigation from the police yesterday....
Lee Dong-wook stopped his step brother from killing himself.
On the eighth episode of the KBS 2TV drama “Blade Man”, Joo Hong-joo (Lee Joo-seung) tried to kill himself.
Joo Hong-joo was tired of his his father Joo Jang-won (Kim Kap-soo) cornering him all the time so he planned to commit suicide and wrote a final message to Son Se-dong (Sin Se-kyeong) whom he had a crush on.
Son Se-dong eventually checked the message and cried her eyes out as she called Joo Hong-bin (Lee Dong-wook) to tell him about it. ...
Singer-actor Hanna, who was formerly affiliated with JYP Entertainment, committed suicide earlier this year after suffering from an anxiety disorder, according to local media reports yesterday.
She allegedly took her own life on Jan. 13 at her house in Bundang, Gyeonggi.
Her death was kept out of the spotlight because her funeral was a modest affair, with only family members in attendance.
The case surfaced yesterday morning when a K-pop industry insider told the press about the matter, local news reports indicated....
Singer-actress Han Nah“s suicide back in January was recently brought to light. It was reported that former JYP Entertainment artist, Han Nah, had taken her life back on January 13th in her house.
Prior to her death, she was suffering from panic disorder and was facing emotional distress. Han Nah”s body was found by her mother who was getting worried because she could not get in contact with her daughter.
According to an acquaintance of the artist, Han Nah was an aspiring artist who was passionate about her work. They said, “After her debut and while she was promoting, I knew her to be a very nice and hardworking girl. I just found out recently and I was shocked.” The acquaintance added, “She was very honest and worked passionately as a singer. We are not sure if it is true or not, but if it is true, then it is a regrettable news.” ...
On September 9, singer Solbi - who now goes by her birth name Kwon Ji Ahn -updated her Twitter account with a photo of herself holding a painting she drew to advocate World Suicide Prevention Day.
Kwon Ji Ahn captioned the photo with the message, “Today is World Suicide Prevention Day. It is a day to remember the value of life, and to understand the devastating facts of suicide. Suicide is not just about the individual, but is in-fact correlated with social factors. I believe that we must look deeper into discovering improvements in social atmospheres. At least for today, take a moment to observe the people around you. You can brighten up someone’s day by just sending them a simple message of care or encouragement!” Kwon Ji Ahn added, “All people really needs is a warm helping hand of a friend, who shares an honest conversation with them, and generously gives them their attention. Nothing can compare to what life is worth, so let’s all have the courage to confidently love ourselves! I hope that everyone has a healthy day!” ...
On the thirteenth episode of the SBS drama “It”s Okay, That”s Love“, Ji Hae-soo (Gong Hyo-jin) found out that Jang Jae-yeol (Jo In-Seong) believed Han Kang-woo (Do Kyeong-soo) had killed himself.
Ji Hae-soo saw Jang Jae-yeol”s hat and asked, “Do you know the Yankees batter #4, Henry Louis Gerick?” and he answered “Yes. Isn”t he the first person who caught Lou Gehrig”s disease?” When Ji Hae-soo asked how he knew, he said, “I read it in a book, maybe”. ...
Female student revealed to have committed suicide from iljin bullying; issue of bullying continues to grow
A female high school student was revealed to have jumped off her apartment building to commit suicide, with her will specifically directing blame towards the students who have bullied her to this point.
Illjins are defined as extremely popular kids who are also bullies, similar to the stereotypical “jock bully” in the US.
According to the Central Police Station in Ulsan on September 2nd (KST), her body was found in the apartment parking lot, in which she was identified as Miss Kim, a first-year student in high school (10th grade). ...
Younger brother of actress accused of bullying solider to suicide in army; netizens guess to be Han Hyo Joo
Earlier today, news broke out that an unknown Actress’ brother, a Lieutenant in the army, had been accused of bullying soldier to commit suicide.
According to reports, the family of the accused attempted to compensate the soldier’s family for $6,000 USD for the death of their son. The army also attempted to write off the death as circumstances due to suffering from psychological illnesses.
The case was first reported a year ago, around July. According to the report, the lieutenant first told the bullied solider his attire was not suitable and should sew buttons before attending an event hosted by the President. The soldier ended up coming late to the event, so the lieutenant punished him by having him walk carrying full combat gear for hours. ...
In Temptation, episode 1, Yoo Se Young(played by Choi Ji Woo) saved Na Hong Joo(played by Park Ha Sun) from committing suicide.
Hong Joo wrote a letter and came out of the hotel while Cha Suk Hoon(played by Kwon Sang Woo) was fast asleep. As she walked towards the ocean, Se Young, who was out for a walk, saw her and went into the water to save her.
Hong Joo screamed, “Leave me alone! Let me die!” Se Young slapped her and wake her.
Comedian Jo Se Ho’s parents appeared on the June 30 broadcast of SBS reality program “Roommate,” where she revealed that her son wasn’t always full of smiles and pranks in the past.
“We set our son up with an officetel on the 15th floor before,” the mother shared. “I went over to clean up the place, and our son said that he wanted to jump off the balcony from the 15th floor.”
With tears, she said, “I become the most worried when he doesn’t have work.” Jo Se Ho’s mother shared her thanks to the show members. “Also, I’m very glad that he now has hyungs, noonas, and dongsaengs to talk with through ‘Roommate.’” ...