The loss of a beloved celebrity always weighs heavily on fans' hearts, but even more so when that loss comes at the young age of 30.  Lee Jung Hoo, who debuted as a child actress in 1990, was known and loved by many as both a wonderful actress and friend. Today, the world of Korean entertainment finds itself short a shining star with her untimely death.

Actress Lee Jung Hoo's passing comes after a hard fought battle with cancer.

She debuted in the MBC drama What Do Girls Live For and followed with many other roles including acting in the dramas, Little Prince, Taejo Wang Geon, Goodbye Solo, Jang Hee Bin, Drama City- Shi Eun and Soo Ha, and the film The Whistling Woman

Three years ago, Lee Jung Hoo took a break from the entertainment world after getting married to focus on her family. It was also during this time that she was diagnosed with cancer. 

Lee Jung Hoo's funeral, which was held on December 12th, was attended by her close friends and family.

With sad hearts we send our deepest condolences to Lee Jung Hoo’s family and friends. 


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