Actress Lee Jieun, who was popular 90s K-Drama Light of the Youth, has passed away at the age of 52.
According to the police, she was found dead in her home in Seoul on March 8 at around 8 PM KST.
Police revealed, “We received a call from an acquaintance who said they couldn’t contact her.” Police will also be holding an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death.
Lee had been living alone after her son left to enlist in the military.
Lee debuted as a model through the 1994 SBS program Good Morning. She also received the Best New Actress award at the 16th Blue Dragon Film Awards and the 34th Daejong Film Festival. She got popular after appearing in the 1995 drama Light of the Youth.