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Korean actor Park Ji Hoon of ‘Chicago Typewriter’ dies due to cancer

South Korean actor Park Ji Hoon has passed away due to stomach cancer.

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05/15/2020 11:08 AM
Korean actor Park Ji Hoon of ‘Chicago Typewriter’ dies due to cancer
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South Korean actor Park Ji Hoon has passed away due to stomach cancer. 

He was 31.

His family announced the sad news via a post on his Instagram account on Friday, May 15.


“We are posting this message just in case there is anyone we mistakenly did not contact. We deeply thank everyone who sent their warm comfort and encouragement even during the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak. Thanks to you, we were not alone as we sent my younger brother to heaven,” read his family’s statement, as translated by Korean entertainment news website Soompi.

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

* 실수로 연락 못 드린 분들이 있으실까 염려되어 따로 글을 올립니다. 코로나19 확산에도 불구하고 따뜻한 위로와 격려를 보내주신 것에 대해 깊은 감사드립니다. 덕분에 제 동생.. 하늘 나라로 잘 보냈습니다. 저 뿐만 아니라 저희 가족들에게 정말 큰 힘이 되었습니다. 잊지 않고 기억하겠습니다. 항상 코로나 바이러스 조심하시고 늘 건승하시길 바라겠습니다. 다시 한번 깊은 감사의 뜻을 전합니다. 혹시나 시간이 안돼서 못 오신 분들을 위해 안치된 장소 알려드립니다. *일산 푸른솔 추모공원* 3층 고급 2호실 23열 4단 故박지훈 기일: 5월 11일 49재일: 2020년 6월 28일 일요일

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“Your support was a huge source of strength to not only me, but to our entire family. We will never forget it. Please always be careful about COVID-19, and I hope you always stay healthy. Once again, I want to sincerely thank you,” the post further stated.

Park Ji Hoon worked as a freelance model before making his debut as an actor in the 2017 drama “Chicago Typewriter” as Jeon Doo-Yeob.