Jung Woo Sung lost his father on April 5.
According to the exclusive article written by News1, Jung’s father, who passed away in this morning, died of natural causes. News1 reported that Jung Woo Sung and other bereaved ones were preparing for a funeral in sorrow. It’s also been confirmed through his acquaintances in the entertainment industry that Jung Woo Sung is rearranging his shooting schedules related to The Guardian (literal translation), his debut work as a feature film director.
Meanwhile, Artist Company, Jung’s management agency, stated on the same day that the actor wouldn’t accept any mourners at the funeral parlor to prevent the further spread of COVID-19. “We’ll quietly let the deceased go with his family. Please just pray for the repose of his soul with a heart of consolation,” the company said. “We ask you to comfort Jung Woo Sung only by phone calls or texts. It’s difficult for him to receive visitors at the funeral parlor because of COVID-19. We also politely decline all floral tributes and condolence money,” it added.
We sincerely send our condolences to the deceased and his bereaved family.